Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
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.
Men always talk about the most important things to perfect strangers.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Not only will we have to repent for the sins of bad people; but we also will have to repent for the appalling silence of good people.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Family not only need to consist of merely those whom we share blood, but also for those whom we'd give blood.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.
By providing students in our Nation with such an education, we help save our children from the clutches of poverty, crime, drugs, and hopelessness, and we help safeguard our Nation's prosperity for generations yet unborn.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
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.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.