You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price.
I am not now That which I have been.
I feel as if I were a piece in a game of chess, when my opponent says of it: That piece cannot be moved.
Children show me in their playful smiles the divine in everyone.
Self-esteem comes from being able to define the world in your own terms and refusing to abide by the judgments of others.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
While the rest of the world has been improving technology, Ghana has been improving the quality of man's humanity to man.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a political sense but have no food, what's that? The freedom to starve?
If the world was perfect, it wouldn't be.
A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
I've been looking for a girl like you - not you, but a girl like you.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.
If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and man.
Since it is difficult to join them together, it is safer to be feared than to be loved when one of the two must be lacking.
Give them pleasure. The same pleasure they have when they wake up from a nightmare.
If everything isn't black and white, I say, 'Why the hell not?'