Will and intellect are one and the same thing.
When it is not in our power to determine what is true, we ought to follow what is most probable.
The true test of a man's character is what he does when no one is watching.
Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so you shall become. Your vision is the promise of what you shall one day be; your ideal is the prophecy of what you shall at last unveil.
When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.
Rich men's houses are seldom beautiful, rarely comfortable, and never original. It is a constant source of surprise to people of moderate means to observe how little a big fortune contributes to Beauty.
It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.
I'm not afraid of dying I just don't want to be there when it happens.
He who never made a mistake, never made a discovery.
My idea of an agreeable person is a person who agrees with me.
There's nothing in the world so demoralizing as money.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives
Do unto those downstream as you would have those upstream do unto you.
The cure for boredom is curiosity.There is no cure for curiosity.
The traditional ways were wrongly disowned by Christianity - in hindsight, medicine men were not demons but very important counsellors in the community.
The advantage of a bad memory is that one enjoys several times the same good thing for the first time.
Beauty of whatever kind, in its supreme development, invariably excites the sensitive soul to tears.
Tell me thy company, and I shall tell thee what thou art.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.
The only way to deal with an unfree world is to become so absolutely free that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
Don't take the wrong side of an argument just because your opponent has taken the right side.