All battles are fought by scared men who'd rather be some place else.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
For a moment, nothing happened. Then, after a second or so, nothing continued to happen.
Children are a wonderful gift. They have an extraordinary capacity to see into the heart of things and to expose sham and humbug for what they are.
If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Children's talent to endure stems from their ignorance of alternatives.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
A friend doesn't go on a diet because you are fat.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
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 sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
A person preaches well that lives well.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.