Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
The mind is a superb instrument if used rightly. Used wrongly, however, it becomes very destructive. To put it more accurately... you usually don't use it at all. It uses you.
A good liar must have a good memory.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
Memories warm you up from the inside. But they also tear you apart.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
External nature is only internal nature writ large.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
As I grow older, I pay less attention to what men say. I just watch what they do.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
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.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.
Sometimes glass glitters more than diamonds because it has more to prove.
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 am not now That which I have been.
To the young people I say, you are a gift to your communities and indeed the world. You are our hope and our future.
I like to think of myself at home in the armchair, writing, smoking and occasionally wandering down the shop.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.