Man was lost if he went to a usurer, for the interest ran faster than a tiger upon him.
Our society must make it right and possible for old people not to fear the young or be deserted by them, for the test of a civilization is the way that it cares for its helpless members.
You cannot make yourself feel something you do not feel, but you can make yourself do right in spite of your feelings.
To eat bread without hope is still slowly to starve to death.
Growth itself contains the germ of happiness.
The test of a civilization is in the way that it cares for its helpless members.
I don't wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to work.
We send missionaries to China so the Chinese can get to heaven, but we won't let them into our country.