We loved with a love that was more than love.
The three great elements of modern civilization, Gun powder, Printing, and the Protestant religion.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of the world.
Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Of all human activities, man's listening to God is the supreme act of his reasoning and will.
Education forms the common mind. Just as the twig is bent, the tree's inclined.
Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
You should also appreciate the goodness around you, and surround yourself with positive people.
Human Nature is the only science of man and yet has been hitherto the most neglected.
I am easily satisfied with the very best.
How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.
You don't lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership.
Ignorance is always afraid of change.
There is no passion so contagious as that of fear.
Science is the father of knowledge, but opinion breeds ignorance.
In Art, man reveals himself and not his objects.
One loves to possess arms, though they hope never to have occasion for them.
Men show their character in nothing more clearly than what they think laughable.
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
What will I be doing in twenty years' time? I'll be dead, darling! Are you crazy?