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Christmas and Easter can be subjects for poetry, but Good Friday, like Auschwitz, cannot. The reality is so horrible, it is not su ...
I used to like this town.... Los Angeles was just a big dry sunny place with ugly homes and no style, but good-hearted and peacefu ...
A wise man will live as much within his wit as his income.... Bear this truth always in your mind, that you may be admired for you ...
Civility, which is a disposition to accommodate and oblige others, is essentially the same in every country; but good breeding, as ...
Bold knaves thrive without one grain of sense,
But good men starve for want of impudence.
Not only does every animal live at the expense of some other animal or plant, but the very plants are at war.... The individuals o ...
When one has once accepted and absorbed Evil, it no longer demands the unfitness of the means. The ulterior motives with which you ...
People having speech defects sometimes learn part of the practice by laborious study, but good speech is always mainly unconscious ...
None can love freedom heartily, but good men; the rest love not freedom, but licence.
There may be an excess of cultivation as well as of anything else, until civilization becomes pathetic. A highly cultivated man,-- ...
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