If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.
Quote by Thomas Hardy
A lover without indiscretion is no lover at all.
Yes; quaint and curious war is! You shoot a fellow down you'd treat if met...
Aspect are within us, and who seems most kingly is king.
And yet to every bad there is a worse.
Everybody is so talented nowadays that the only people I care to honor as deserving...
Cruelty is the law pervading all nature and society; and we can't get out of...
Had other aims than my delight.
The offhand decision of some commonplace mind high in office at a critical moment influences...
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men...
Some folk want their luck buttered.
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
It is difficult for a woman to define her feelings in language which is chiefly...
If way to the better there be, it exacts a full look at the worst.
My argument is that War makes rattling good history; but Peace is poor reading.
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let...
I have been looking for god for fifty years and I think if he had...
The resolution to avoid an evil is seldom framed till the evil is so far...
I will not say Do not weep, for not all tears are an evil.
Evil is just a point of view
For where the instrument of intelligence is added to brute power and evil will, mankind...