What we truly and earnestly aspire to be, that in some sense we are. The mere aspiration, by changing the frame of the mind, for the moment realizes itself.
How often in this world are the actions that we condemn the result of sentiments that we love, and opinions that we admire.
Childhood sometimes does pay a second visit to man, youth never
Accuracy of language is one of the bulwarks of truth
In morals what begins in fear usually ends in wickedness; in religion what begins in fear usually ends in fanaticism. Fear, either as a principle or a motive, is the beginning of all evil.
Childhood sometimes does pay a second visit to man, youth never.