I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
A good traveller has no fixed plans, and is not intent on arriving.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise - it makes you stretch.
I am not now That which I have been.
I don't say we all ought to misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.
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.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
The gift of words is the gift of deception and illusion.
All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise, not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, not from want of honor or virtue, so much as from the downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit and circulation.
Forewarned, forearmed. To be prepared is half the victory.
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
I am one of those who think like Nobel, that humanity will draw more good than evil from new discoveries.
It seldom happens that any felicity comes so pure as not to be tempered and allayed by some mixture of sorrow.