He who hates vice hates men.
Books worth reading once are worth reading twice; and what is most important of all, the masterpieces of literature are worth reading a thousand times.
In politics the choice is constantly between two evils.
You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
A proverb is good sense brought to a point.
Nature, in her most dazzling aspects or stupendous parts, is but the background and theater of the tragedy of man.
Evolution is not a force but a process. Not a cause but a law.
The essence of a quote is the compression of a mass of thought and observation into a single saying.
Literature, the most seductive, the most deceiving, the most dangerous of professions.
The essence of morality is the subjugation of nature in obedience to social needs.
Last Update: 25 November 2020
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