I fully realize that no wealth or position can long endure, unless built upon truth and justice; therefore, I will engage in no transaction which does not benefit all whom it affects.
Television is chewing gum for the eyes.
Quote me as saying I was mis-quoted.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.
When I had nothing to lose, I had everything. When I stopped being who I am, I found myself.
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.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
When people start asking you to do the same thing over and over again, that's when you know you're way too close to something that you don't want to be near.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
That which can be asserted without evidence, can be dismissed without evidence.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Give up trying to make me give up
Humility is attentive patience.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Rhyme, that enslaved queen, that supreme charm of our poetry, that creator of our meter.