By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
God creates, I do not create. I assemble and I steal everywhere to do it - from what I see, from what the dancers can do, from what others do.
Time means a lot to me because you see I am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing.
By seeing London, I have seen as much of life as the world can show.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
A lot of people don't realize that depression is an illness. I don't wish it on anyone, but if they would know how it feels, I swear they would think twice before they just shrug it.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.
I've got a woman's ability to stick to a job and get on with it when everyone else walks off and leaves it.
Freedom lies in being bold.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.