Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty; power is ever stealing from the many to the few.
If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend but never your slave.
If there is anything in the universe that can’t stand discussion, let it crack.
Critical lice are like body lice, which desert corpses to seek the living.
Art is beauty, the perpetual invention of detail, the choice of words, the exquisite care of execution.
Today it is not big business that we have to fear. It is big government.
Two kinds of men generally best succeed in political life; men of no principle, but of great talent; and men of no talent, but of one principle – that of obedience to their superiors.
Many know how to flatter, few know how to praise.
Christianity is a battle not a dream.
To be as good as our fathers we must be better, imitation is not discipleship.