Experience seems to most of us to lead to conclusions, but empiricism has sworn never to draw them.
How often misused words generate misleading thoughts.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
One of the great ambitions is to discover the diversity of the world, to discover who inhabits the world.
Men are never really willing to die except for the sake of freedom: therefore they do not believe in dying completely.
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery out of the most extreme liberty.
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
We tend to think that people are more to blame for their acts than for their omissions.
A man’s face as a rule says more, and more interesting things, than his mouth, for it is a compendium of everything his mouth will ever say, in that it is the monogram of all this man’s thoughts and aspirations.
We hear only those questions for which we are in a position to find answers.