A state arises, as I conceive, out of the needs of mankind; no one is self-sufficing, but all of us have many wants.
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman; and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.
The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with that of which we are ignorant.
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens.
Knowledge is true opinion.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.