A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Among the qualities most needed among those who aspire to true leadership in the fostering of peace and goodwill among the nations and in overcoming racial and religious antagonism is the cooperative spirit and objective.
Cause and effect are two sides of one fact.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Man is priest, and scholar, and statesman, and producer, and soldier.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
The African Americans’ story is one that seems to be a repeated commitment to a scenario for success and failure. With each failure, the blow is that much more traumatizing until finally one reaches a point where there is to some degree an internalization, skepticism, fatalism, and expectation that it isn’t going to work.