Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
Better to choose a limit capriciously than to have none.
…our impulses are too strong for our judgement sometimes
Was once lost always lost really true of chastity?
Experience is as to intensity and not as to duration.
A novel is an impression, not an argument; and there the matter must rest.
Fundamental belief consoled him for superficial irony.
You don’t talk quite like a girl who has had no advantages.
If Galileo had said in verse that the world moved, the inquisition might have let him alone.