There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
The dogmas of the quiet past are inadequate to the stormy present. The occasion is piled high with difficulty, and we must rise with the occasion. As our case is new, so we must think anew and act anew.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
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 am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
I love Madrid. I am happy to be here. I have been here three years and hope to be here longer. But I am proud of where I come from and never forget the people I grew up with.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.