Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
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.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
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.
Genius is sorrow's child.
I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.