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.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
I like university professors, but you know, we shouldn't hold them up as the high-water mark of all human achievement. They're just a form of life, another form of life.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
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.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
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 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
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
Our true nationality is mankind.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.