Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer, and shall pass into the… (read more)
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers and divines.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.