A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Gold and silver from the dead turn often into lead.
I used to desire many, many things, but now I have just one desire, and thats to get rid of all my other desires.
One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Authority, without any condition and reservation, belongs to the nation.