Power is poison. Its effect on Presidents had always been tragic.
Power when wielded by abnormal energy is the most serious of facts.
Susceptibility to the highest forces is the highest genius.
The study of history is useful to the historian by teaching him his ignorance of women.
At best, the renewal of broken relations is a nervous matter.
The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.
It is always good men who do the most harm in the world.
Unity is vision; it must have been part of the process of learning to see.
Chaos was the law of nature; Order was the dream of man.
A man must now swallow more belief than he can digest.
Man is an imperceptible atom always trying to become one with God.
The tourist was the great conservative who hated novelty and adored dirt.
He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers.
Simplicity is the most deceitful mistress that ever betrayed man.
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
It is impossible to underrate human intelligence – beginning with one’s own.