A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.
Courage is grace under pressure.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
Believe nothing, no matter where you read it, or who said it, no matter if I have said it, unless it agrees with your own reason and your own common sense.
I have only ever read one book in my life, and that is White Fang. It's so frightfully good I've never bothered to read another.
There is nothing more miserable in the world than to arrive in paradise and look like your passport photo.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.
Delay always breeds danger. To protract a great design is often to ruin it.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
I am not now That which I have been.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
I don't watch television, I think it destroys the art of talking about oneself.
At the bottom of enmity between strangers lies indifference.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.