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.
Human decency is not derived from religion. It precedes it.
Courage is grace under pressure.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our burden behind us.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Hollywood brides keep the bouquets and throw away the grooms.
To find a man's true character, play golf with him.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
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.
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.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
An intense anticipation itself transforms possibility into reality; our desires being often but precursors of the things which we are capable of performing.
I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience.
You can't deny laughter; when it comes, it plops down in your favorite chair and stays as long as it wants.
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.
Your personal nature seeks its paradise.