The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
Americans of our own time - minority and majority Americans alike - need the continued guidance that the Voting Rights Act provides. We have come a long way, but more needs to be done.
We need more light about each other. Light creates understanding, understanding creates love, love creates patience, and patience creates unity.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Sickness is mankind's greatest defect.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
That man is the noblest creature may also be inferred from the fact that no other creature has yet contested this claim.
In the same vein as these events, National Minority Health Month also serves as a reminder of how much work needs to be done to eliminate health and healthcare inequities.
Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
I despise people who depend on these things [heroin and cocaine]. If you really want a mind-altering experience, look at a tree.