Science has proof without any certainty. Creationists have certainty without any proof.
All education should be directed toward the refinement of the individual's sensibilities in relation not only to one's fellow humans everywhere, but to all living things whatsoever.
Intellect without humanity is not good enough ... what the world is suffering from at the present time is not so much an overabundance of intellect as an insufficiency of humanity.
It is the function of women to teach men how to be human.
It is work, work that one delights in, that is the surest guarantor of happiness. But even here it is a work that has to be earned by labor in one's earlier years. One should labor so hard in youth that everything one does subsequently is easy by comparison.
One goes through school, college, medical school and one's internship learning little or nothing about goodness but a good deal about success.
The doctor has been taught to be interested not in health but in disease. What the public is taught is that health is the cure for disease.
The indifference, callousness and contempt that so many people exhibit toward animals is evil first because it results in an incalculably great impoverishment of human spirit.
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
The principal contributor to loneliness in this country is television. What happens is that the family 'gets together' alone.