It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
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
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
People fall forward to success.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
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.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.