Progress of mankind is progress of mind and intellect.
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.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
There is no marvel in a woman learning to speak, but there would be in teaching her to hold her tongue.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
The greatest attitude of all is gratitude.
The highest forms of understanding we can achieve are laughter and human compassion.
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.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
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.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
He who makes a beast of himself gets rid of the pain of being a man.
Great men are like eagles, and build their nest on some lofty solitude.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.
More than 26,000 lives may be lost to the effects of drug abuse this year. This tragic impact is felt in communities across this great nation. Sadly many of these deaths occur among our young people.
Some people seem to fade away but then when they are truly gone, it's like they didn't fade away at all.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
Humanity is acquiring all the right technology for all the wrong reasons.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
The whole universe is contained within a single human being – you.