It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool than to open one’s mouth and remove all doubt.
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The human race was always interesting and we know by its past that it will always continue so, monotonously.
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We need not worry so much about what man descends from; it’s what he descends to that shames the human race.
Perhaps the greatest social service that can be rendered by anybody to the country and to mankind is to bring up a family.
The mind is never satisfied with the objects immediately before it, but is always breaking away from the present moment, and losing itself in schemes of future felicity… The natural flights of the human mind are not from pleasure to pleasure, but from hope to hope.
I sit on a man’s back choking him and making him carry me, and yet assure myself and others that i am sorry for him and wish to lighten his load by all means possible….except by getting off his back.
A supreme love, a motive that gives a sublime rhythm to a woman’s life, and exalts habit into partnership with the soul’s highest needs, is not to be had where and how she wills.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable man persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.