There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
An original idea. That can't be too hard. The library must be full of them.
The people I distrust most are those who want to improve our lives but have only one course of action.
There are two things children should get from their parents: roots and wings.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Not simply one of the virtues but the form of every virtue at the testing point, which means at the point of highest reality.
We can't become what we need to be by remaining what we are.
Some newspapers are fit only to line the bottom of bird cages.
You’ll miss the best things if you keep your eyes shut.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Genius is sorrow's child.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world.
Once you label me you negate me.
My loneliness was born when men praised my talkative faults and blamed my silent virtues.
People think I'm a miserable sod but it's only because I get asked such bloody miserable questions.
Anxiety is the dizziness of freedom.
You just have to keep on doing what you do. It's the lesson I get from my husband; he just says, Keep going. Start by starting.
All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.