Woman was always the custodian of human sentiment, morality and honour, and in these respects, man always has yielded woman the palm.
There are no morals in politics; there is only expedience. A scoundrel may be of use to us just because he is a scoundrel.
With man, the life of the body depends on the life of the spirit.
It is sometimes necessary to lie damnably in the interests of the nation.
It is fortunate, I think, that nature is not bounded by human reason and by laboratory work and experimentation, for by the laws of pure reason and by microscopic investigation, it might easily have been proved, long before this, that children could not be born.