Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.
In the same vein as these events, National Minority Health Month also serves as a reminder of how much work needs to be done to eliminate health and healthcare inequities.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
The capacity to suffer varies more than anything that I have observed in human nature.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
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.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.