Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
People fall forward to success.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
A man has to learn that he cannot command things, but that he can command himself; that he cannot coerce the wills of others, but that he can mold and master his own will: and things serve him who serves Truth; people seek guidance of him who is master of himself.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Human history is in essence a history of ideas.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission