Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
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.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
In my ballets, woman is first. Men are consorts. God made men to sing the praises of women. They are not equal to men: They are better.
The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
The day of individual happiness has passed
I am dying from the treatment of too many physicians.
Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.