The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
There is always safety in valor.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it, else it is none.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Beauty without expression is boring.
As we are, so we associate. The good, by affinity, seek the good; the vile, by affinity, the vile. Thus of their own volition, souls proceed into Heaven, into Hell.