Are we happy that our grandchildren may never seen an elephant except in a picture book?
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.
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
On the highest throne in the world, we still sit only on our own bottom.
Our species needs, and deserves, a citizenry with minds wide awake and a basic understanding of how the world works.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
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.
A man has to learn that he cannot command things, but that he can command himself; that he cannot coerce the wills of others, but that he can mold and master his own will: and things serve him who serves Truth; people seek guidance of him who is master of himself.
Cultivation of mind should be the ultimate aim of human existence.
It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
The great gift of human beings is that we have the power of empathy, we can all sense a mysterious connection to each other.
There seems to be some perverse human characteristic that likes to make easy things difficult.
People are more difficult to work with than machines. And when you break a person, he can't be fixed.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them.
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.
Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for.