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Napoleon wanted to turn Paris into Rome under the Caesars, only with louder music and more marble. And it was done. His architects ...
One would like to know more of that race, now extinct, whose seines lie rotting in the garrets of their children, who openly profe ...
All my life long I have been sensible of the injustice constantly done to women. Since I have had to fight the world single-handed ...
People can be lovers and enemies at the same time, you know. We were.... A man and woman draw apart from that long embrace, and se ...
Man seems to be an animal whose capacity for lies is only equalled by his credulity; it does no good to let battalions of cats out ...
Yet if strict criticism should till frown on our method, let candor and good humor forgive what is done to the best of our judgmen ...
I assess the power of a will by how much resistance, pain, torture it endures and knows how to turn to its advantage.
The object of convalescence ought to be to turn our attention to life: at other times, simply to our tasks!
One of the most highly valued functions of used parents these days is to be the villains of their children's lives, the people the ...
There is no great religious leader--from the Buddha to Moses to Jesus to Mohammed to Luther--who offered people what they want. On ...
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