The idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
I will indulge my sorrows, and give way to all the pangs and fury of despair.
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.
Every man's memory is his private literature.
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.
Until we're educating every kid in a fantastic way, until every inner city is cleaned up, there is no shortage of things to do.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
Freedom lies in being bold.
The paranoid is never entirely mistaken.
A man of honour should never forget what he is because he sees what others are.
Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
It is a mistake to think you can solve any major problems just with potatoes.
To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan; you should wear it inside, where it functions best.
Everything beautiful has a mark of eternity.
People create stories create people; or rather stories create people create stories.
A toast, Jedediah, to love on my terms. Those are the only terms anybody ever knows - his own.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
A stale article, if you dip it in a good, warm, sunny smile, will go off better than a fresh one that you've scowled upon.