Action to be effective must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Doubts never end. If one doubt is removed, another takes its place. It is like removing the leaves of a tree one by one. Even if all the leaves are clipped off, new ones grow. The tree itself must be uprooted.
One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes or NO.
Busy old fool, unruly Sun, why dost thou thus through windows and through curtains call on us? Must to thy motions lovers seasons run?
No one can doubt that the sufferings of the sober, virtuous woman, in legal subjection to the mastership of a drunken, immoral husband and father over herself and children, not only from physical abuse, but from spiritual shame and humiliation, must be such as the man himself can not possibly comprehend.
You must accept the truth from whatever source it comes.
Judaism and Christianity in themselves are distinctly separate entities, to be sure; but when considering their influence on Western thought, we must bear in mind that Christianity alone, or almost alone, transmitted the Jewish share, simply by what it contained of it in its own, original constitution.
This Earth is our only home. Together, we must protect and cherish it.
We must dare, and dare again, and go on daring.
You are a woman: you must never speak what you think; your words must contradict your thoughts, but your actions may contradict your words.