At times one remains faithful to a cause only because its opponents do not cease to be insipid.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
The representation of the tabernacle arose out of the temple of Solomon as its root, in dependence on the sacred ark, for which there is early testimony, and which in the time of David, and also before it, was sheltered by a tent.
Women ought to be fully guarded by law in all rights of property, labor, profession, etc.; but, roughly stated, the voting population ought to represent the fighting population.
There is in general good reason to suppose that in several respects the gods could all benefit from instruction by us human beings. We humans are – more humane.
Mystical explanations are thought to be deep; the truth is that they are not even shallow.
Jeremiah has to lament that there are as many altars as towns in Judah.
Some are made modest by great praise, others insolent.
Anyone who has declared someone else to be an idiot, a bad apple, is annoyed when it turns out in the end that he isn’t.
My delight and thy delight Walking, like two angels white, In the gardens of the night.