If life had a second edition, how I would correct the proofs.
Still, I have been no one’s enemy but my own. My easy nature, either in drinking or anything else, was always ready to submit to persuasions of profligate companions, who often led me into snares.
Strength is born in the deep silence of long-suffering hearts; not amid joy.
The laws given on Mount Sinai for the government of man and woman were equal; the precepts of Jesus make no distinction.
And all the charms of face or voice Which I in others see, Are but the recollected choice Of what I feel for thee.
We too often bind ourselves by authorities rather than by the truth.
Those who read the Scriptures and judge for themselves, not resting satisfied with the perverted application of the text, do not find the distinction that theology and ecclesiastical authorities have made in the condition of the sexes.
I am gennerally understood tho I do not use that awkward squad of pointings called commas colons semicolons etc.
He could not die when trees were green, for he loved the time too well.
The world has never yet seen a truly great and virtuous nation because in the degradation of woman the very fountains of life are poisoned at their source.