A friend may be nature’s most magnificent creation.
The sky is less grand as it shuts down over less worth in the population.
We fly to beauty as an asylum from the terrors of finite nature.
In nature nothing can be given. All things are sold.
If you would rule the world quietly, you must keep it amused
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
He thought it happier to be dead, to die for beauty, than live for bread
No man acquires property without acquiring with it a little arithmetic also
If you believe in fate, believe in it, at least, for your own good
It is always so pleasant to be generous, though very vexatious to pay debts.
Most of the great results of history are brought about by discreditable means.