Kant introduced the concept of the negative into philosophy. Would it not also be worthwhile to try to introduce the concept of the positive into philosophy?
Human misery is too great for men to do without faith.
Love is the power to see similarity in the dissimilar.
To appreciate the noble is a gain which can never be torn from us.
Our vanity is hardest to wound precisely when our pride has just been wounded.
Social progress can be measured by the social position of the female sex.
God’s reasons for communicating with man must be subsumed under his reason for communicating to him his account of his creation of the world – and man.
If you modestly enjoy your fame you are not unworthy to rank with the holy.
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
Witty inspirations are the proverbs of the educated.