You have to allow a certain amount of time in which you are doing nothing in order to have things occur to you, to let your mind think.

Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.

Seek ye first the good things of the mind, and the rest will either be supplied or its loss will not be felt.

A good man would prefer to be defeated than to defeat injustice by evil means.

It is not wealth one asks for, but just enough to preserve one's dignity, to work unhampered, to be generous, frank and independent.

Sure there are dishonest men in local government. But there are dishonest men in national government too.

What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.

There is nothing new under the sun but there are lots of old things we don't know.


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