Our account does not rob mathematicians of their science, by disproving the actual existence of the infinite in the direction of increase, in the sense of the untraceable. In point of fact they do not need the infinite and do…
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The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Wit is cultured insolence.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way. You become just by...
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
Quite often good things have hurtful consequences. There are instances of men who have been...
My mother always said don't marry for money, divorce for money.
Men are rewarded for learning the practice of violence in virtually any sphere of activity...