Love is a boy, by poets styled, Then spare the rod, and spoil the child
Quote by Samuel Butler
An idea must not be condemned for being a little shy and incoherent; all new...
Any fool can tell the truth, but it requires a man of some sense to...
He has spent his life best who has enjoyed it most. God will take care...
One should judge by appearance only: what is hidden should remain so
We shall never get people whose time is money to take much interest in atoms.
The oldest books are only just out to those who have not read them.
Neither irony or sarcasm is argument.
Self-preservation is the first law of nature.
God and the Devil are an effort after specialization and the division of labor.
There is no true gracefulness which is not epitomized goodness.
God was satisfied with his own work, and that is fatal.
Man is God's highest present development. He is the latest thing in God.
I do not mind lying, but I hate inaccuracy.
Words are not as satisfactory as we should like them to be, but, like our...
Christ and The Church: If he were to apply for a divorce on the grounds...
To live is like to love - all reason is against it, and all healthy...
The dead should be judged like criminals, impartially, but they should be allowed the benefit...
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to...
Our ideas are for the most part like bad sixpences, and we spend our lives...
People are always good company when they are doing what they really enjoy.