In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
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.
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.
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.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
We have to heal our wounded world. The chaos, despair, and senseless destruction we see today are a result of the alienation that people feel from each other and their environment.
Of mankind we may say in general they are fickle, hypocritical, and greedy of gain.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
All of humanity's problems stem from man's inability to sit quietly in a room alone.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
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.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. That’s four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.
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.