One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
People fall forward to success.
Each man is questioned by life; and he can only answer to life by answering for his own life; to life he can only respond by being responsible.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.