Before he sets out, the traveler must possess fixed interests and facilities to be served by travel.
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The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool.
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads.
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval
Nothing is really so poor and melancholy as art that is interested in itself and not in its subject.
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
To be an American is of itself almost a moral condition, an education, and a career.
Those who speak most of progress measure it by quantity and not by quality.
As women slowly gain power, their values and priorities are reshaping the agenda. A multitude of studies show that when women control the family funds, they generally spend more on health, nutrition, and education - and less on alcohol and cigarettes.
Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
I wasn't a woman who stayed tiny like I thought I would. I definitely gave myself the freedom to eat what I wanted.
This Englishwoman is so refined She has no bosom and no behind.
I don't know how it is for women or for other guys, but when I was young and in my 20s, I had a fear of marriage.
Thankfully, I have my mom and a small group of close friends who are there for me 24/7 and whom I can trust and depend on.
I am very abnormal... But it wasn't very long ago that I wasn't so abnormal. I was very normal and headed for a lifetime of paying medical bills as proof of my normalcy.
There's full consensus in the military that women shouldn't be in person-to-person combat. I don't know if we have enough experience to know whether this is the right approach. But women can be elsewhere. We have mandatory military service in Chile. I pushed for women in all areas.
The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.