By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man passionately desire to be a perfect citizen, and teaches him to rule, and to obey, with justice. This is the only education which deserves the…
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The graces once made up their mind - A shrine inviolate to find: And thus...
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
Someday, in the distant future, our grandchildren's grandchildren will develop a new equivalent of our...
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
Justice is having and doing what is one's own
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical...
Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another.
Philosophy is the highest music.
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust...
A dog has the soul of a philosopher.
When the mind is thinking it is talking to itself.
The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by...
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
Conversion is not implanting eyes, for they exist already; but giving them a right direction,...
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.
Pleasure is the bait of sin
Novelty is the great parent of pleasure
Some mathematician has said pleasure lies not in discovering truth, but in seeking it.
Sin is the dare of God's justice, the rape of His mercy, the jeer of...