Without freedom of the press, there can be no representative government.
If we go on explaining we shall cease to understand one another.
Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.
Show me another pleasure like dinner which comes every day and lasts an hour.
Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.
A court is an assembly of noble and distinguished beggars.
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime.
War is much too serious a thing to be left to military men.
Mistrust first impulses; they are nearly always good.