Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
When people talk of the freedom of writing, speaking or thinking I cannot choose but laugh. No such thing ever existed. No such thing now exists; but I hope it will exist. But it must be hundreds of years after you and I shall write and speak no more.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Reverence does not die with mortals, nor does it perish whether they live or die.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
There is more to sex appeal than just measurements. I don't need a bedroom to prove my womanliness. I can convey just as much sex appeal, picking apples off a tree or standing in the rain.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
Courage is grace under pressure.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.