It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society.
Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound.
I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people.
A great man is different from an eminent one in that he is ready to be the servant of the society.
Humans are not proud of their ancestors, and rarely invite them round to dinner.
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
All is in the hands of man. Therefore wash them often.
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.
I just invent, then wait until man comes around to needing what I've invented.
A wise man can play the part of a clown, but a clown can't play the part of a wise man.
To live alone is the fate of all great souls.
A person is a person because he recognizes others as persons.
If money help a man to do good to others, it is of some value; but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
The U.S. Census Bureau acknowledged this fact when it reported that those with a bachelor's degree earn on average $1 million more over their lifetime than those with only a high school diploma.
It's funny how humans can wrap their mind around things and fit them into their version of reality.
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.
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart.
Johnny Cash has always been larger than life.
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.