I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
Every man is guilty of all the good he did not do.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
Modesty and conscientiousness receive their reward only in novels. In life they are exploited and then shoved aside.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
The lifestyle I`ve been living for the last 30 years, I could have been dead a thousand times.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
The keenest sorrow is to recognize ourselves as the sole cause of all our adversities.
Your clothes conceal much of your beauty, yet they hide not the unbeautiful
The people who are doing the work are the moving force behind the Macintosh. My job is to create a space for them, to clear out the rest of the organization and keep it at bay.
Those who restrain desire do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
Genius is sorrow's child.
The difficulty is to try and teach the multitude that something can be true and untrue at the same time.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
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.