A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
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.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
You may turn into an archangel, a fool, or a criminal ? no one will see it. But when a button is missing?everyone sees that.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.