Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
People fall forward to success.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
Itís extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
Private passions tire and exhaust themselves, public ones never.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
How can you thank a man for giving you what's already yours? How then can you thank him for giving you only part of what is yours?
Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
Everywhere man blames nature and fate yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passion, his mistakes and his weaknesses.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.