How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
Common sense is not so common.
You can have everything in life that you want if you just give enough other people what they want.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
I am not now That which I have been.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.