The only sin that we never forgive in each other is a difference in opinion.
A friend may be nature’s most magnificent creation.
The sky is less grand as it shuts down over less worth in the population.
The cannon will not suffer any other sound to be heard for miles and for years around it.
The less a man thinks or knows about his virtues, the better we like him.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
Too busy with the crowded hour to fear to live or die
I pay the schoolmaster, but it is the school boys who educate my son.
It is dainty to be sick, if you have leisure and convenience for it
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
It is the ignorant and childish part of man that is the fighting part
She shows us only surfaces but Nature is a million fathoms deep.
A man’s growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.