Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
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.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
Americans of our own time - minority and majority Americans alike - need the continued guidance that the Voting Rights Act provides. We have come a long way, but more needs to be done.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Everywhere man blames nature and fate yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passion, his mistakes and his weaknesses.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
People fall forward to success.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.