My government will be open. Anyone found guilty of corruption will be dealt with in accordance with the law. If you are corrupt you will have to hang your boots.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.
Nothing is black or white.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
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.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.