There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
The world would be happier if men had the same capacity to be silent that they have to speak.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
Everywhere man blames nature and fate yet his fate is mostly but the echo of his character and passion, his mistakes and his weaknesses.
A narrow mind and a fat head invariably come on the same person.
Each man is questioned by life; and he can only answer to life by answering for his own life; to life he can only respond by being responsible.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
One of the greatest diseases is to be nobody to anybody.
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.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
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.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.