I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
Courage is grace under pressure.
I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
A person preaches well that lives well.
They say I do not have the qualifications to be president, that I do not have education. Well, I would never divide the Liberian people.
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.
Common looking people are the best in the world: that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.