Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
Quote by Socrates
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The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him.
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there is fear, because fear presumably has a wider extension than reverence.
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy if not, you'll become a philosopher.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
Wisdom begins in wonder.
Comics, for me, is being able to sing alone in the shower. I find it freeing. You just pick up a pen and get to it.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
When we are in love we seem to ourselves quite different from what we were before.
The day I made that statement, about the inventing the internet, I was tired because I'd been up all night inventing the Camcorder.
Religion can emerge in all forms of feeling: here wild anger, there the sweetest pain here consuming hatred, there the childlike smile of serene humility.
I looked up my family tree and found three dogs using it.
Peace if possible, truth at all costs.
If my world were to cave in tomorrow, I would look back on all the pleasures, excitements and worthwhilenesses I have been lucky enough to have had. Not the sadness, not my miscarriages or my father leaving home, but the joy of everything else. It will have been enough.
Most people repent their sins by thanking God they ain't so wicked as their neighbors.
Missionaries are going to reform the world whether it wants to or not.