Set out from any point. They are all alike. They all lead to a point of departure.
Nations have recently been led to borrow billions for war; no nation has ever borrowed largely for education… no nation is rich enough to pay for both war and civilization. We must make our choice; we cannot have both.
What we pay for with our lives never costs too much.
He who goes step by step always finds himself level with a step.
Certainties are arrived at only on foot.
The eye must be easy, before it can be pleased.
God has given a great deal to man, but man would like something from man.
Infancy is what is eternal, and the rest, all the rest, is brevity, extreme brevity.
He who does not fill his world with phantoms remains alone.
What leads to unhappiness, is making pleasure the chief aim.