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.
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.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
Every burned book enlightens the world.