We often discover what will do by finding out what will not do; and probably he who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Effective action is always unjust.
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
You always admire what you really don't understand.
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.
Freedom lies in being bold.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
Could be worse . . . I could be Sting.
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.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
Radical simply means 'grasping things at the root'.
Give up trying to make me give up
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
The bat thought I was giving him the kiss of life!
The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.