In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom; we have to say, Like People like Government.
If an eloquent speaker speak not the truth, is there a more horrid kind of object in creation?
Show me the man you honor, and I will know what kind of man you are.
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made visible if we will open our minds and our eyes.
Men seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebel against anything that does not deserve rebelling against.
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes or NO.
Every day that is born into the world comes like a burst of music and rings the whole day through, and you make of it a dance, a dirge, or a life march, as you will.
I don’t like to talk much with people who always agree with me. It is amusing to coquette with an echo for a little while, but one soon tires of it.