Society is now one polished horde, Formed of two mighty tribes, The Bores and the Bored.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
Each soul is potentially divine.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
A good liar must have a good memory.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
Self-pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in this world.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.