Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
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.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
You are 27 or 28 right? It is very tough to live at that age. When nothing is sure. I have sympathy with you.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.?
But some emotions don't make a lot of noise. It's hard to hear pride. Caring is real faint - like a heartbeat. And pure love why, some days it's so quiet, you don't even know it's there.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
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.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
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.
Reality is wrong. Dreams are for real.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.