The people who turn out best are those people who make the best out of the way things turn out.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.
Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
A person's a person, no matter how small.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Everything can be taken from a man or a woman but one thing: the last of human freedoms to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Man is made or unmade by himself. By the right choice he ascends. As a being of power, intelligence, and love, and the lord of his own thoughts, he holds the key to every situation.
Who makes us ignorant? We ourselves. We put our hands over our eyes and weep that it is dark.
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.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: Am I, or the others, crazy?
Anyone who says he can see through women is missing a lot.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
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 great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for the limits of the world.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
You climb to reach the summit, but once there, discover that all roads lead down.