Truth is one forever absolute, but opinion is truth filtered through the moods, the blood, the disposition of the spectator.
Aristocracy is always cruel.
What is fanaticism today is the fashionable creed tomorrow, and trite as the multiplication table a week after.
I am one of those for whom superfluity is a necessity.
What gunpowder did for war the printing press has done for the mind.
Power is every stealing from the many to the few.
Difference of religion breeds more quarrels than difference of politics.
A cat will be your friend, but never your slave.
We live under a government of men and morning newspapers.
Yes, the work comes out more beautiful from a material that resists the process, verse, marble, onyx, or enamel.