There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
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.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
A human being is a deciding being.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
A man is not rightly conditioned until he is a happy, healthy, and prosperous being; and happiness, health, and prosperity are the result of a harmonious adjustment of the inner with the outer of the man with his surroundings.
We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
All sins are attempts to fill voids.