Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
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
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
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.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
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 are not enemies, but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained, it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.