The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
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.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
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
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Our true nationality is mankind.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
Humanism was not wrong in thinking that truth, beauty, liberty, and equality are of infinite value, but in thinking that man can get them for himself without grace.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
A people and their religion must be judged by social standards based on social ethics. No other standard would have any meaning if religion is held to be necessary good for the well-being of the people.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
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.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.