Happiness: a good bank account, a good cook, and a good digestion.
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No man has any natural authority over his fellow men.
No true believer could be intolerant or a persecutor. If I were a magistrate and the law carried the death penalty against atheists, I would begin by sending to the stake whoever denounced another.
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million.
God made me and broke the mold.
Falsehood has an infinity of combinations, but truth has only one mode of being.
Do I dare set forth here the most important, the most useful rule of all education? It is not to save time, but to squander it.
The world of reality has its limits the world of imagination is boundless.
O love, if I regret the age when one savors you, it is not for the hour of pleasure, but for the one that follows it.
People who know little are usually great talkers, while men who know much say little.
Although modesty is natural to man, it is not natural to children. Modesty only begins with the knowledge of evil.
Like all technology, social media is neutral but is best put to work in the service of building a better world.
Nothing we do, however virtuous, can be accomplished alone therefore we are saved by love.
For every battle that you fight, remember your always a winner, do not release the rope, hold on tight.
The trend in some of the contemporary movements in art, but by no means all, seems to deny this ideal and to me appears to lead to a purely decorative conception of painting.
Mom and Dad were married 64 years. And if you wondered what their secret was, you could have asked the local florist - because every day Dad gave Mom a rose, which he put on her bedside table. That's how she found out what happened on the day my father died - she went looking for him because that morning, there was no rose.
I expect Woman will be the last thing civilized by Man.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Wisdom I know is social. She seeks her fellows. But Beauty is jealous, and illy bears the presence of a rival.
The life of a man who deliberately runs through his fortune often becomes a business speculation his friends, his pleasures, patrons, and acquaintances are his capital.
I think a lot of people, even Christians, are willing to be satisfied with gaining lots and lots of biblical knowledge - and many people go to Bible studies and don't realize it isn't enough to know what's right, it's applying the information and the knowledge that you have.