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.
The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
It is a waste of energy to be angry with a man who behaves badly, just as it is to be angry with a car that won't go.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
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.
In many people it is already an impertinence to say 'I'.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Build a man a fire, and he'll be warm for a day. Set a man on fire, and he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
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.
A desire to be observed, considered, esteemed, praised, beloved, and admired by his fellows is one of the earliest as well as the keenest dispositions discovered in the heart of man.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.