I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
There are no facts, only interpretations.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Do it again on the next verse, and people think you meant it.
The word 'good' has many meanings. For example, if a man were to shoot his grandmother at a range of five hundred yards, I should call him a good shot, but not necessarily a good man.
Freedom is from within.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.