If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
A human being is a deciding being.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
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.
Our true nationality is mankind.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
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.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.