Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us.
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.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.
Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat.
Humility is attentive patience.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
In the increasingly convincing darkness the words become palpable, like a fruit that is too beautiful to eat.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
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.
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.
One must judge men not by their opinions, but by what their opinions have made of them.
I got rabies shots for biting the head off a bat but that`s OK - the bat had to get Ozzy shots.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
No temptation can gravitate to a man unless there is that in his heart which is capable of responding to it.
Learn to give, whether you have plenty or little, whether you are happy or in pain.
Abuse of words has been the great instrument of sophistry and chicanery, of party, faction, and division of society.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.
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.