The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms of the beautiful.
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Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
He who hath many friends hath none.
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all other things in...
The secret to humor is surprise.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Women should try to increase their size rather than decrease it, because I believe the...
People will generally accept facts as truth only if the facts agree with what they...