That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. What a man can be, he must be
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
A human being is a deciding being.