There is not such a cradle of democracy upon the earth as the Free Public Library, this republic of letters, where neither rank, office, nor wealth receives the slightest consideration.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.
Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
All that you accomplish or fail to accomplish with your life is the direct result of your thoughts.
I am not now That which I have been.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
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.
We are all now connected by the Internet, like neurons in a giant brain.
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.
We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
An idea is salvation by imagination
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Of puns it has been said that those who most dislike them are those who are least able to utter them.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
His modesty amounts to deformity.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
Even if you are divine, you don't disdain male consorts.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.