He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Those who hammer their guns into plows, will plow for those who do not.
After all, science is essentially international, and it is only through lack of the historical sense that national qualities have been attributed to it.
There are no good girls gone wrong - just bad girls found out.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
One of the advantages of being disorderly is that one is constantly making exciting discoveries.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
A great city is the place to escape the true drama of provincial life, and find solace in fantasy.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
Nothing is black or white.