The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they...
In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom...
Men are to be guided only by their self-interests. Good government is a good balancing...
Love is the only game that is not called on account of darkness.
A witty statesman said, you might prove anything by figures.
It is a vain hope to make people happy by politics.
Old age is not a matter for sorrow. It is matter for thanks if we...
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography...
History shows that the majority of people that have done anything great have passed their...
History, a distillation of rumour.
True humor springs not more from the head than from the heart. It is not...
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
It were a real increase of human happiness, could all young men from the age...
The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough...
Instead of saying that man is the creature of circumstance, it would be nearer the...
What we become depends on what we read after all the professors have finished with...
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...