Philosophy would render us entirely Pyrrhonian, were not nature too strong for it.
No advantages in this world are pure and unmixed.
Nothing is more surprising than the easiness with which the many are governed by the few.
Ignorance is not innocence but sin.
Never the time and the place and the loved one all together!
Any person seasoned with a just sense of the imperfections of natural reason, will fly to revealed truth with the greatest avidity.
I give the fight up: let there be an end, a privacy, an obscure nook for me. I want to be forgotten even by God.
It is a just political maxim, that every man must be supposed a knave.
How many more school shootings do we need before we start talking about this as a social problem, and not merely a random collection of isolated incidents?
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.