The mystery of the beginning of all things is insoluble by us; and I for one must be content to remain an agnostic
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
A myth is an image in terms of which we try to make sense of the world.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.
Effective action is always unjust.
How lucky I am to have something that makes saying goodbye so hard.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
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.
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.
I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm.
Any product that needs a manual to work is broken.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
A process cannot be understood by stopping it. Understanding must move with the flow of the process, must join it and flow with it.
Women have the right to work wherever they want, as long as they have the dinner ready when you get home.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
Give up trying to make me give up
We do not have to visit a madhouse to find disordered minds; our planet is the mental institution of the universe.