We need to keep hope alive and strive to do better.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Boards don't hit back.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
I am not now That which I have been.
Humility is attentive patience.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
With me poetry has not been a purpose, but a passion.
Three may keep a secret, if two of them are dead.
Being sober on a bus is, like, totally different than being drunk on a bus.
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.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
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.