With all the other -isms that we deal with, that sort of nameless -ism that we have in too many of our hearts against the poor in this country is what wounds us most broadly.
Republics end through luxury; monarchies through poverty.
Luxury ruins republics; poverty, monarchies.
Men should be bewailed at their birth, and not at their death.
If triangles had a god, they would give him three sides.
People here argue about religion interminably, but it appears that they are competing at the same time to see who can be the least devout.
Society is the union of men and not the men themselves.
I intended an Ode, And it turned to a Sonnet.
If the triangles made a god, they would give him three sides.
The state of slavery is in its own nature bad.