I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook for me. I want to be forgotten even by God.
It is a just political maxim, that every man must be supposed a knave.
How many more school shootings do we need before we start talking about this as a social problem, and not merely a random collection of isolated incidents?
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
Generally speaking, the errors in religion are dangerous; those in philosophy only ridiculous.
Accuracy is, in every case, advantageous to beauty, and just reasoning to delicate sentiment. In vain would we exalt the one by depreciating the other.
On the earth the broken arcs; in the heaven a perfect round.
Ambition is not what man does… but what man would do.
As governor of California in 1970, Reagan endeared himself to millions of conservatives nationwide when he publicly rebuked the anti-war movement that was exploding on college campuses.
White shall not neutralize the black, nor good compensate bad in man, absolve him so: life’s business being just the terrible choice.