Oaths are but words, and words are but wind.
People in general are equally horrified at hearing the Christian religion doubted, and at seeing it practiced.
War is a quarrel between two thieves too cowardly to fight their own battle.
Who has not sat before his own heart’s curtain? It lifts: and the scenery is falling apart.
Life is like playing a violin solo in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
Opinions have vested interests just as men have.
In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom; we have to say, Like People like Government.
There are more fools than knaves in the world, else the knaves would not have enough to live upon.