A man’s ego is the fountainhead of human progress.
I worship individuals for their highest possibilities as individuals and I loathe humanity for its failure to live up to these possibilities.
Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy. The savage’s whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe. Civilization is the process of setting man free from men.
I found Rome a city of bricks and left it a city of marble.
The ‘Third World’ is a term I don’t like very much because we’re all one world. I want people to know that the largest part of humanity is suffering.
People in these places don’t know Audrey Hepburn, but they recognize the name UNICEF. When they see UNICEF their faces light up, because they know that something is happening. In the Sudan, for example, they call a water pump UNICEF.
I can testify to what UNICEF means to children because I was among those who received food and medical relief right after World War II.
As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands, one for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
Terrorism has become a festering wound. It is an enemy of humanity.
What is the age of death? Not even a couple of moments. Life is a progression, it’s not a matter of a day or two!
To see with the eyes of another, to hear with the ears of another, to feel with the heart of another. For the time being, this seems to me an admissible definition of what we call social feeling.
Death is really a great blessing for humanity, without it there could be no real progress. People who lived for ever would not only hamper and discourage the young, but they would themselves lack sufficient stimulus to be creative.
Humanity will be obsolete by 2050. This is the consensus at Google and Facebook and Twitter.
My life is a love letter to humanity. What the globalists do is a hate letter, a curse.
Technological progress has merely provided us with more efficient means for going backward.
No one has ever become poor by giving.
In formal logic, a contradiction is the signal of a defeat; but in the evolution of real knowledge it marks the first step in progress towards a victory.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Error is the price we pay for progress.
The art of progress is to reserve order amid change, and to preserve change amid order.