It is not the young people that degenerate; they are not spoiled till those of […]
It is always the adventurers who do great things, not the sovereigns of great empires.
In the infancy of societies, the chiefs of state shape its institutions; later the institutions […]
In most things success depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
If we only wanted to be happy, it would be easy; but we want to […]
If triangles had a god, they would give him three sides.
If the triangles made a god, they would give him three sides.
If I knew of something that could serve my nation but would ruin another, I […]
I have read descriptions of Paradise that would make any sensible person stop wanting to […]
I have never known any distress that an hour’s reading did not relieve.