Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Like religion, politics, and family planning, cereal is not a topic to be brought up in public. It's too controversial.
Comedy is acting out optimism.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
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.
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
All men are prepared to accomplish the incredible if their ideals are threatened.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
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.
Maybe, just once, someone will call me 'Sir' without adding, 'You're making a scene.'
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
I have no idea. People who boast about their IQ are losers.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.