When the heroes go off the stage, the clowns come on.
Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace… on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety.
I will not say that women have no character; rather, they have a new one every day.
Whenever books are burned, men also in the end are burned.
In so far as such a theory is empirically correct it will also tell us what empirical facts it should be possible to observe in a given set of circumstances.
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
I have never seen an ass who talked like a human being, but I have met many human beings who talked like asses.
You cannot feed the hungry on statistics.
True eloquence consists in saying all that is necessary, and nothing but what is necessary.
Atheism is the last word of theism.