The cloud is free only to go with the wind. The rain is free only in falling.
I don't try to imagine a personal god; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
The battle for women's rights has been largely won.
We must not always talk in the market-place of what happens to us in the forest.
A good liar must have a good memory.
I must not write a word to you about politics, because you are a woman.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.
The more intense the nature of a man, the more readily will he find meditation, and the more successfully will he practice it.
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
The spirit of man is an inward flame; a lamp the world blows upon but never puts out.
If the only prayer you said was thank you, that would be enough.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
The destruction of the past is perhaps the greatest of all crimes.
There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don't care who gets the credit.
I just want to retire before I go senile because if I don't retire before I go senile, then I'll do more damage than good at that point.
The good times of today are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.
Tradition becomes our security, and when the mind is secure it is in decay.
He who surpasses or subdues mankind must look down on the hate of those below.
There is no such thing as a Christian child: only a child of Christian parents.