Black women, whose experience is unique, are seldom recognized as a particular social-cultural entity and are seldom thought to be important enough for serious scholarly consideration.
Nature is often hidden, sometimes overcome, seldom extinguished.
It is the greatest mistake to think that man is always one and the same. A man is never the same for long. He is continually changing. He seldom remains the same even for half an hour.
It is unnatural for a majority to rule, for a majority can seldom be organized and united for specific action, and a minority can.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
The cautious seldom err.
The man who occupies the first place seldom plays the principal part.
Something that’s seldom appreciated about me is that I am in sympathy with a great deal of what Marx wrote, except that I’m on the side of the bourgeoisie.
Man is not made better by being degraded; he is seldom restrained from crime by harsh measures, except the principle of fear predominates in his character, and then he is never made radically better for its influence.
Seek not the favor of the multitude; it is seldom got by honest and lawful means. But seek the testimony of few; and number not voices, but weigh them.