I love children, especially when they cry, for then someone takes them away.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
So many women just don't know how great they really are. They come to us all vogue outside and vague on the inside.
You hear a lot of dialogue on the death of the American family. Families aren't dying. They're merging into big conglomerates.
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.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
Memory... is an internal rumour.
A moral being is one who is capable of reflecting on his past actions and their motives - of approving of some and disapproving of others
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.
I've had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn't it.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.
The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.