Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not a sense of humor to console him for what he is.
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Revenge is a kind of wild justice, which the more a man's nature runs to, the more ought law to weed it out.
Nature, to be commanded, must be obeyed.
Knowledge and human power are synonymous.
Wives are young men's mistresses, companions for middle age, and old men's nurses.
They are ill discoverers that think there is no land, when they can see nothing but sea.
Anger makes dull men witty, but it keeps them poor.
Silence is the sleep that nourishes wisdom.
Young people are fitter to invent than to judge fitter for execution than for counsel and more fit for new projects than for settled business.
A little philosophy inclineth man's mind to atheism, but depth in philosophy bringeth men's minds about to religion.
It is impossible to love and to be wise.
There are fundamentalist psychopaths in every religion in the world. Every single one.
What might be taken for a precocious genius is the genius of childhood. When the child grows up, it disappears without a trace. It may happen that this boy will become a real painter some day, or even a great painter. But then he will have to begin everything again, from zero.
Sin, guilt, neurosis they are one and the same, the fruit of the tree of knowledge.
We occasionally stumble over the truth but most of us pick ourselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
But I think it's up to a local congregation to determine whether or not a marriage should be blessed of God. And it shouldn't be up to the government.
Purity of personal life is the one indispensable condition for building up a sound education.
When ambition ends, happiness begins.
Call it Nature, Fate, Fortune all these are names of the one and selfsame God.
Life is A gift from mother A wish from father But a choice from God.
The Bible is one of the most genocidal books in history.