All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.
Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
The future is something which every one reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
Good actions ennoble us, and we are the sons of our deeds.
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'
The joke of our time is the suicide of intention.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Jests that give pains are not jests.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
When we are no longer able to change a situation - we are challenged to change ourselves.
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.
We all live with the objective of being happy; our lives are all different and yet the same.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
I have noticed even people who claim everything is predestined, and that we can do nothing to change it, look before they cross the road.