It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.
Books that distribute things… with as daring a freedom as we use in dreams, put us on our feet again.
When you use the term minority or minorities in reference to people, you’re telling them that they’re less than somebody else.
Of what use were wings to a man fast bound in chains of iron?
Some people want to call me an Appalachian writer, even though I know some people use regional labels to belittle.
Originality is the one thing which unoriginal minds cannot feel the use of.
Use the occasion, for it passes swiftly.
Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down as a self-evident proposition that no people ought to be free till they are fit to use their freedom. The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.
Most of the time, those who use animals in experiments justify that use by pointing to alleged benefits to human and animal health and the supposed necessity of using animals to obtain those benefits.