Opinion is ultimately determined by the feelings, and not by the intellect.
The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
Our lives are universally shortened by our ignorance.
When a man’s knowledge is not in order, the more of it he has the greater will be his confusion.
Volumes might be written upon the impiety of the pious.
The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong.
We all decry prejudice, yet are all prejudiced.
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.
No one can be perfectly free till all are free; no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral; no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy.
Objects we ardently pursue bring little happiness when gained; most of our pleasures come from unexpected sources.