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.
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.
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?
I've learned that you can tell a lot about a person by the way (s)he handles these three things: a rainy day, lost luggage, and tangled Christmas tree lights.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
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.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
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
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
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.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
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.
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.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.