Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.
A book is a mirror: if an ape looks into it an apostle is hardly likely to look out.
Domination delegates the physical violence on which it rests to the dominated.
One of the great penalties those of us who live our lives in full view of the public must pay is the loss of that most cherished birthright of man's, privacy.
Deep in the human unconscious is a pervasive need for a logical universe that makes sense. But the real universe is always one step beyond logic.
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.
Common sense is not so common.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
Show love, compassion, protection & generosity to those who depend on you – in fact, to everyone.
The death of a beautiful woman, is unquestionably the most poetical topic in the world.
There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.
Effective action is always unjust.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Purity of heart is to will one thing.
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.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
There's real poetry in the real world. Science is the poetry of reality
Trying to define yourself is like trying to bite your own teeth.
No man for any considerable period can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which may be the true.
The two offices of memory are collection and distribution.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.