A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
It’s extraordinary how self-obsessed human beings are. There is so much more out there than what connects to us.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
A human being is a deciding being.