There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
At the heart of all beauty lies something inhuman.
Moonlight is sculpture.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
A woman can be over dressed but never over elegant.
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
The fascination of shooting as a sport depends almost wholly on whether you are at the right or wrong end of the gun.
Sell your cleverness and buy bewilderment.
I would define, in brief, the poetry of words as the rhythmical creation of Beauty.
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
I sound my barbaric yawp over the rooftops of the world.
Let us try to teach generosity and altruism, because we are born selfish.
Go on, get out. Last words are for fools who haven't said enough.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
Worry is the interest paid by those who borrow trouble.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Genius is sorrow's child.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.