Talking and eloquence are not the same: to speak and to speak well are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
The Bible is the great family chronicle of the Jews.
There is nothing in the universe that I fear, but that I shall not know all my duty, or shall fail to do it.
If the Romans had been obliged to learn Latin, they would never have found time to conquer the world.
Whatever tears one may shed, in the end one always blows one’s nose.
Ask me not what I have, but what I am.
Wherever they burn books they will also, in the end, burn human beings.
Oh, what lies there are in kisses.
The fundamental evil of the world arose from the fact that the good Lord has not created money enough.
God will forgive me; that’s his business.