I have great faith in fools; self-confidence my friends call it.
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
It is the story that owns and directs us. It is the thing that makes us different from cattle; it is the mark on the face that sets one people apart from their neighbors.
You will always be fond of me. I represent to you all the sins you never had the courage to commit.
I want to put a ding in the universe.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
I will go on my knees and ask the Liberian people to participate in bringing peace and stability to our country.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
We can work together for a better world with men and women of goodwill, those who radiate the intrinsic goodness of humankind.
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.
I want to sing like the birds sing, not worrying about who hears or what they think.
In terms of an identity, an identity reflects an individuality, by definition. And, if there is a quality present, it is recognizable and it can be named. If you can't name it, it means you don't recognize it.
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Ladies who play with fire must remember that smoke gets in their eyes.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
To turn really interesting ideas and fledgling technologies into a company that can continue to innovate for years, it requires a lot of disciplines.
Never lend your car to someone you've given birth to.
I can see in your eyes, I can see in your faces, I can see you cry. But what I want to say, there's no reason to cry. Do not, in the name of peace, go in the streets and riot.