Susceptibility to the highest forces is the highest genius.
I tell you the solemn truth, that the doctrine of the Trinity is not so difficult to accept for a working proposition as any one of the axioms of physics.
Simplicity is the most deceitful mistress that ever betrayed man.
Young men have a passion for regarding their elders as senile.
The proper study of mankind is woman.
Morality is a private and costly luxury.
The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.
Every man who has at last succeeded, after long effort, in calling up the divinity which lies hidden in a woman’s heart, is startled to find that he must obey the God he summoned.
Knowledge of human nature is the beginning and end of political education.
No one means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for words are slippery and thought is viscous.