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)
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.
A great man is always willing to be little.