What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom for a dance in the street? No, it is bought with the price of all the man hath, his house, his wife, his children.
Every harlot was a virgin once.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
If a thing loves, it is infinite.
The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock can measure.
No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.
The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.
When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.
One thought fills immensity.
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read white.