The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
In feature films the director is God; in documentary films God is the director
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.