Every form of addiction is bad, no matter whether the narcotic be alcohol, morphine or idealism.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.
Humanism and Divinity are as complementary to one another in the order of culture, as are Nature and Grace in the order of being.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
How important it is for us to recognize and celebrate our heroes and she-roes!
We may have different religions, different languages, different colored skin, but we all belong to one human race.
Poverty is... Curable like any disease. Ignorance, dependence, inefficiency, laziness, want of the spirit of enterprise are the real real causes of poverty.
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.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate...
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 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.
These are people who are capable of devotion, public devotion, to justice. They meant what they said and every day that passes, they mean it more.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
No mortal can keep a secret. If the lips are silent, he chatters with his fingertips; betrayal oozes out of him at every pore.
When people are protecting something truly special to them, they truly can become...as strong as they can be.
Take away paradox from the thinker and you have a professor.
What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.
People seldom do what they believe in. They do what is convenient, then repent.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.