People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Though I love my country, I do not love my countrymen.
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.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
A human being is a deciding being.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
To understand how any society functions you must understand the relationship between the men and the women.
Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
After your death you will be what you were before your birth.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
There are four million different kinds of animals and plants in the world. Thatís four million solutions to the problem of staying alive.
Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission
Our true nationality is mankind.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
A man is great by deeds, not by birth.
If you can't say something good about someone, sit right here by me.
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.