You can be rich in spirit, kindness, love and all those things that you can't put a dollar sign on.
Tis very certain the desire of life prolongs it.
Where wisdom reigns, there is no conflict between thinking and feeling.
Love one another, but make not a bond of love: Let it rather be a moving sea between the shores of your souls.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
A precedent embalms a principle.
Resist much. Obey little.
Those who dance are considered insane by those who cannot hear the music.
The greatest minds are capable of the greatest vices as well as of the greatest virtues.
Work is the price which is paid for reputation.
Nature is pleased with simplicity. And nature is no dummy
A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Madame, all stories, if continued far enough, end in death, and he is no true-story teller who would keep that from you.
The ultimate authority must always rest with the individual's own reason and critical analysis.
If a man could have half of his wishes, he would double his troubles.
Those who cannot work with their hearts achieve but a hollow, half-hearted success that breeds bitterness all around.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised.
A house divided against itself cannot stand.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Doubt is the origin of wisdom
If we do not lay out ourselves in the service of mankind whom should we serve?