Charity ... is the opium of the privileged.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Where grief is fresh, any attempt to divert it only irritates.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
I am not now That which I have been.
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.