I do not argue with obstinate men. I act in spite of them.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
In ballet a complicated story is impossible to tell... we can't dance synonyms.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Courage is grace under pressure.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.