A smile abroad is often a scowl at home.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Men at most differ as Heaven and Earth, but women, worst and best, as Heaven and Hell.
There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds.
Dreams are true while they last, and do we not live in dreams?
And out of darkness came the hands that reach thro’ nature, moulding men.
In this connection, faith and experience teach us many truths by means of the short-cut of authority and by the proofs of very pleasant and agreeable feelings.
The delicate thing about the university is that it has a mixed character, that it is suspended between its position in the eternal world, with all its corruption and evils and cruelties, and the splendid world of our imagination.
Shape your heart to front the hour, but dream not that the hours will last.
Freedom was conditioned by man’s physical body, heredity, and environment.