All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
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.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
Man has the power to act as his own destroyer - and that is the way he has acted through most of his history.
The first human who hurled an insult instead of a stone was the founder of civilization.
Our true nationality is mankind.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
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.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.