Patriotism is usually stronger than class hatred, and always stronger than internationalism.
I've always had an obligation to creation, above all.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Any non-commissioned officer is more of an enemy to a recruit, any schoolmaster to a pupil, then they are if they were free.
It is wonderful when you don't have the fear, and a lot of the time I don't ... I focus on what needs to be done instead.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
If from Society we learn to live Tis Solitude should teach us how to die; It hath no flatterers.
I can bear any pain as long as it has meaning.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
When you do things from your soul, you feel a river moving in you, a joy.
All of us have moments in our lives that test our courage. Taking children into a house with a white carpet is one of them.
But there is only one thing which gathers people into seditious commotion, and that is oppression
No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.
All is mine but nothing owned, nothing owned for memory, and mine only while I look.
If you talk bad about country music, it's like saying bad things about my momma. Them's fightin' words.
New opinions are always suspected, and usually opposed, without any other reason but because they are not common.
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.
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.
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.
All men are liable to error; and most men are, in many points, by passion or interest, under temptation to it.