All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Beauty without expression is boring.
As we are, so we associate. The good, by affinity, seek the good; the vile, by affinity, the vile. Thus of their own volition, souls proceed into Heaven, into Hell.
The commitment to literacy was constant on the part of African Americans. And the percentages of literacy by the end of the century, by 1900, basic literacy has galloped ahead. People believed that education, of course, was the turnstile for advancement.
Men are what their mothers made them.
Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.