I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
All satire is blind to the forces liberated by decay. Which is why total decay has absorbed the forces of satire.
Maybe you are searching among the branches, for what only appears in the roots.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.
A scientific man ought to have no wishes, no affections, - a mere heart of stone.
Young heads take example of the ancient.
Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
Anybody who watches three games of football in a row should be declared brain dead.
I believe today that my conduct is in accordance with the will of the Almighty Creator
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self control to be understanding and forgiving.
If information and knowledge are central to democracy, they are the conditions for development.