The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
I am not now That which I have been.
The English contribution to world cuisine - the chip.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
To forbid us anything is to make us have a mind for it.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.