Nelson Mandela is physically separated from us, but his soul and spirit will never die. He belongs to the whole world because he is an icon of equality, freedom and love, the values we need all the time everywhere.
If the flag of an armed enemy of the U.S. is allowed to fly over government buildings, then it implies that slavery, or at least the threat of slavery, is sanctioned by that government and can still legally exist.
If they are, then the only ultimate truths are the particulars of concrete experience, and no postulate or general assumption is inherent in science until its proceedings become systematic, or the truths already reached give direction to further research.
I never felt that getting angry would do you any good other than hurt your own digestion, keep you from eating, which I liked to do.
Action, so to speak, is the genius of nature.
Let what is irksome become habitual, no more will it trouble you.
So, as one sees, I by no means deprive my world of stubborn reality, if I merely call it a world of ideas.
If you don’t focus on the future generation, it means you are destroying your country.
The men are much alarmed by certain speculations about women; and well they may be, for when the horse and ass begin to think and argue, adieu to riding and driving.
A man is infinitely more complicated than his thoughts.