Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
There are hundreds of books about Woodrow Wilson, but I have an image of him in my mind that is unlike any picture I have seen anywhere else, based on material at Princeton and 35 years of researching and thinking about him.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.
Of all acts of man repentance is the most divine. The greatest of all faults is to be conscious of none.
No great art has ever been made without the artist having known danger.
Vaccination is the medical sacrament corresponding to baptism. Whether it is or is not more efficacious I do not know.
I don’t pretend to understand the Universe – it’s a great deal bigger than I am.
Most people have never learned that one of the main aims in life is to enjoy it.
The purpose of life is to be defeated by greater and greater things.