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.
The secret of being a bore is to tell everything.
Moonlight is sculpture.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
Wine is wonderful stuff. But so many people are put off by the snobbery of it.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
The right of a nation to kill a tyrant in case of necessity can no more be doubted than to hang a robber, or kill a flea.
He alone, who owns the youth, gains the future.
A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Face the facts of being what you are, for that is what changes what you are.
Keep things at arm's length... If you let anything come too near you want to hold on to it. And there is nothing a man can hold on to.
Effective action is always unjust.
No snowflake in an avalanche ever feels responsible.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
We princes are set as it were upon stages in the sight and view of the world.