While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
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 apologize for lying to you. I promise I won't deceive you except in matters of this sort.
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.
You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.
Everyone is born a genius, but the process of living de-geniuses them.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
Who are you to judge the life I live? I know I'm not perfect-and I don't live to be-but before you start pointing fingers... make sure your hands are clean!
Few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.
A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.
Racism is a much more clandestine, much more hidden kind of phenomenon, but at the same time it's perhaps far more terrible than it's ever been.
Effective action is always unjust.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
You cant have a plan for your day, til you have a plan for your life.