The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is…
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No one loves the man whom he fears.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice,...
We make war that we may live in peace.
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good...
When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark...
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...
Change in all things is sweet.
To appreciate the beauty of a snow flake, it is necessary to stand out in...
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
No one ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American middle class.
A lot of Americans think they got a tax cut, and they didn't because their...