The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
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
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
As far as I knew white women were never lonely, except in books. White men adored them, Black men desired them and Black women worked for them.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.