The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
It ain't over 'til it's over.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her age.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
The American people should be made aware of the trend toward monopolization of the great public information vehicles and the concentration of more and more power over public opinion in fewer and fewer hands.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
My specialty is detached malevolence.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
Parents are usually more careful to bestow knowledge on their children rather than virtue, the art of speaking well rather than doing well; but their manners should be of the greatest concern.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Animals, whom we have made our slaves, we do not like to consider our equal.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'