Democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
Life imitates art far more than art imitates Life.
A thing is not necessarily true because a man dies for it.
The only thing to do with good advice is to pass it on. It is never of any use to oneself.
To have become a deeper man is the privilege of those who have suffered.
Experience is one thing you can't get for nothing.
The imagination imitates. It is the critical spirit that creates.
One is absolutely sickened, not by the crimes that the wicked have committed, but by the punishments that the good have inflicted; and a community is infinitely more brutalised by the habitual employment of punishment than it is by the occasional occurrence of crime.
As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.