To be rooted is perhaps the most important and least recognized need of the human soul.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
Central banks don't have divine wisdom. They try to do the best analysis they can and must be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
In the rush for justice it is important not to lose sight of principles the country holds dear.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment
Obsession is an attractive thing. People who are really, really interested and good at one thing and smart are attractive, if they're men.
There's no such thing as perfect writing, just like there's no such thing as perfect despair.
What's with you men? Would hair stop growing on your chest if you asked directions somewhere?
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.
Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.
You don't have to be the Dalai Lama to tell people that life's about change.
Ah just act the way ah feel.
The Declaration of Independence I always considered as a theatrical show. Jefferson ran away with all the stage effect of that... and all the glory of it.
Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
There is no terror in the bang, only in the anticipation of it.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Every beauty which is seen here by persons of perception resembles more than anything else that celestial source from which we all are come.
The poor are prevented from thinking by the discipline of others, the rich by their own.