We fitted, amusingly enough, into none of the form categories of ‘The Young American Couple’… security to us is in ourselves, and no job, not even money, can give us what we have to develop: faith in our work and hard, hard work, which is Spartan in many ways.
Not even Ares battles against necessity.
Social democracy does not represent an ideal future; it does not even represent the ideal past.
Perhaps catastrophe is the natural human environment, and even though we spend a good deal of energy trying to get away from it, we are programmed for survival amid catastrophe.
The men of the future will yet fight their way to many a liberty that we do not even miss.
Secrecy is the element of all goodness; even virtue, even beauty is mysterious.
Men, even when alone, lighten their labors by song, however rude it may be.
Let man live at a distance from God, and the universe remains neutral or hostile to him. But let man believe in God, and immediately all around him the elements, even the irksome, of the inevitable organize themselves into a friendly whole, ordered to the ultimate success of life.
The Christian religion not only was at first attended with miracles, but even at this day cannot be believed by any reasonable person without one.
Being a good parent will necessarily break our hearts as we watch a child grow and eventually choose their own way, even through many of the same heartbreaks we have traversed.