Pretty much all the honest truth telling there is in the world is done by children.
Quote by Oliver Wendell Holmes
Between two groups of people who want to make inconsistent kinds of worlds, I see...
Fame usually comes to those who are thinking about something else.
The bigot is like the pupil of the eye, the more light you put upon...
[I]t is revolting to have no better reason for a rule of law than that...
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Don't be consistent but be simple true.
Apology is only egotism wrong side out.
Beauty is only skin deep... but dont tell an ugly person that
Memories, imagination, old sentiments, and associations are more readily reached through the sense of smell...
How many people live on the reputation of the reputation they might have made!
Grow we must, if we outgrow all that loves us.
Have the courage to act instead of react.
People who honestly mean to be true really contradict themselves much more rarely than those...
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its...
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
It is very lonely sometimes, trying to play God.
He has half the deed done who has made a beginning.
Fresh air is good if you do not take too much of it; most of...
The man who is always worrying about whether or not his soul would be damned...