The extension of women’s rights is the basic principle of all social progress.
How a person masters his fate is more important than what his fate is.
Capital is dead labor, which, vampire-like, lives only by sucking living labor, and lives the more, the more labor it sucks.
I undertake the same project as Montaigne, but with an aim contrary to his own: for he wrote his Essays only for others, and I write my reveries only for myself.
Reverie is not a mind vacuum. It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul.
The discipline of desire is the background of character.
As a biblical inerrantist, I believe that what the Bible teaches is true and bow to the text, including its teaching about the Flood and its universality.
Do whatever you will, but first be such as are able to will.
An expert is one who knows more and more about less and less.
Everything the human being heard from the beginning, saw with its eyes, looked upon and touched with its hands was a living word; for God was the word.