The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
Talk low, talk slow and don't say too much.
It is not fair to ask of others what you are not willing to do yourself.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
I am not a saint, unless you think of a saint as a sinner who keeps on trying.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Work is the rent you pay for the room you occupy on earth.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Who the hell wants fourteen pairs of shoes when they go on holiday? I haven't had fourteen pairs in my life.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Each soul is potentially divine.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.