In the United States today, we have more than our share of the nattering nabobs of negativism.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
Get off your butt and join the Marines!
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.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
Surrealism is destructive, but it destroys only what it considers to be shackles limiting our vision.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Be like a tree and let the dead leaves drop.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
Anyone who attempts to generate random numbers by deterministic means is, of course, living in a state of sin.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
There is an eloquence in true enthusiasm.