One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
Each soul is potentially divine.
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.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
That which costs little is less valued.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
Our greatest foes - and whom we must chiefly combat - are within.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
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.
Dare to risk public criticism.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Fashion changes, but style endures.
Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.