If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble.
I sometimes think of what future historians will say of us. A single sentence will suffice for modern man he fornicated and read the papers.
Poetry the best words in the best order.
Even if happiness forgets you a little bit, never completely forget about it.
Maybe the most any of us can expect of ourselves isn't perfection but progress.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
No man's life, liberty or property are safe while the legislature is in session.
It was all right to talk about it. They made plans. They had a moment's vision, a fleeting dream. But in the end, some lack in their moral fiber, some gnawing, nibbling fear held them back. They never started. They stayed where they were. They dropped back. They failed somehow to release within themselves that power which lies in every individual, and is released only when he starts forward in a straight line for the object about which he has dreamed. The man who never starts, never feels that sense of power.
I am inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart--the best brain.
He who knows others is wise.He who knows himself is enlightened.