When lovely woman stoops to folly, and finds too late that men betray, what charm can soothe her melancholy, what art can wash her guilt away?
If I am not allowed to laugh in heaven, I don’t want to go there.
Man wants but little here below, nor wants that little long.
Ceremonies are different in every country, but true politeness is everywhere the same.
The company of fools may first make us smile, but in the end we always feel melancholy.
Friendship is a disinterested commerce between equals; love, an abject intercourse between tyrants and slaves.
To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
I was ever of the opinion, that the honest man who married and brought up a large family, did more service than he who continued single, and only talked of population.
To make the child in your own image is a capital crime, for your image is not worth repeating. The child knows this and you know it. Consequently you hate each other.
So Indian policy has become institutionalized and the result has been that American people have become more dependent on government and that the American people have become more dependent on corporations.