Fear of death makes us devoid both of valour and religion. For want of valour is want of religious faith.
Puritanism, in whatever expression, is a poisonous germ. On the surface everything may look strong and vigorous; yet the poison works its way persistently, until the entire fabric is doomed.
Youth sees too far to see how near it is To seeing farther.
It is essential that we realize once and for all that man is much more of a sex creature than a moral creature. The former is inherent, the other is grafted on.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
The good man is the friend of all living things.
If co-operation is a duty, I hold that non-co-operation also under certain conditions is equally a duty.
We may stumble and fall but shall rise again; it should be enough if we did not run away from the battle.
Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be, at the hands of his brother, never by killing him.
It is any day better to stand erect with a broken and bandaged head then to crawl on one’s belly, in order to be able to save one’s head.