I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.
Universal orthodoxy is enriched by every new discovery of truth: what at first appeared universal, by wishing to stand still, sooner or later becomes a sect.
Tired mothers find that spanking takes less time than reasoning and penetrates sooner to the seat of the memory.
I would sooner fail than not be among the greatest.
For when a woman is left too much alone, sooner or later she begins to think;- And no man knows what then she may discover.
We will defend ourselves, and we have full rights to do so. If the authorities try to destroy us, we have the right to rise up. Sooner or later this will happen.
There are three things which the public will always clamor for, sooner or later: namely, novelty, novelty, novelty.
Many people would sooner die than think; in fact, they do so.
The truth is that we live out our lives putting off all that can be put off; perhaps we all know deep down that we are immortal and that sooner or later all men will do and know all things.
The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the people versus the banks.