If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing badly.
Even the moon is only poetical because there is a man in the moon.
Internationalism is in any case hostile to democracy….The only purely popular government is local, and founded on local knowledge. The citizens can rule the city because they know the city; but it will always be...
The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.
A dead thing goes with the stream, but only a living thing can go against it.
We are perishing for want of wonder, not for want of wonders.