Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
War is never a solution; it is an aggravation.
Nowadays, manners are easy and life is hard.
The originality of a subject is in its treatment.
We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance.
Silence often expresses 'more powerfully than speech the verdict and judgment of society.
Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life.
A conservative government is an organized hypocrisy
Judaism is not complete without Christianity and without Judaism,Christianity would not exist
Those who cannot themselves observe can at least acquire the observation of others.
Everyone likes flattery; and when you come to Royalty you should lay it on with a trowel.
Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much, are the three pillars of learning.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes
He has to learn that petulance is not sarcasm, and that insolence is not invective.