"One of the surprising things in this world is the respect a worthless man has for himself."
"An individual who breaks a law that conscience tells him is unjust, and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice, is in reality expressing the highest respect for the law."E. W. Howe on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized."E. W. Howe on Albert Einstein
"Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized."E. W. Howe on Albert Einstein
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."E. W. Howe on Malcolm X
"If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem."E. W. Howe on Abraham Lincoln
"For every quarrel a man and wife have before others, they have a hundred when alone."
"Never tell a secret to a bride or a groom wait until they have been married longer."
"Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time."
"Some men are alive simply because it is against the law to kill them."
"If your faith is opposed to experience, to human learning and investigation, it is not worth the breath used in giving it expression."