Peace hath higher tests of manhood, than battle ever knew.
However, no two people see the external world in exactly the same way. To every separate person a thing is what he thinks it is – in other words, not a thing, but a think.
I’ve got to relearn what I was supposed to have learned.
It is only through contact and comparison that the relative value or worthlessness of the various cultural elements can be clearly and critically seen and understood.
I am inclined to think that eating is a private thing and should be done alone, like other bodily functions.
God’s colors all are fast.
One brave deed makes no hero.
If they don’t depend on true evidence, scientists are no better than gossips.
On July 26, 1916, I announced to all my friends in America that from now on I resolved to write no more poems in the classical language, and to begin my experiments in writing poetry in the so-called vulgar tongue of the people.
Only when we realize that there is no eternal, unchanging truth or absolute truth can we arouse in ourselves a sense of intellectual responsibility.