The motto should not be: Forgive one another; rather, understand one another.
When we can't dream any longer we die.
I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one's self-respect.
Every effort for progress, for enlightenment, for science, for religious, political, and economic liberty, emanates from the minority, and not from the mass
Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
The strongest bulwark of authority is uniformity; the least divergence from it is the greatest crime
No one has yet realized the wealth of sympathy, the kindness and generosity hidden in the soul of a child. The effort of every true education should be to unlock that treasure.
Morality and its victim, the motherwhat a terrible picture! Is there indeed anything more terrible, more criminal, than our glorified sacred function of motherhood?
The demand for equal rights in every vocation of life is just and fair; but, after all, the most vital right is the right to love and be loved.
Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one's self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing.
The most unpardonable sin in society is independence of thought.
Patriotism is a menace to liberty.
Patriotism is a superstition artificially created and maintained through a web of lies and falsehoods, robbing us of our dignity and increasing our arrogance and conceit.
Patriotism ... is a superstition artificially created and maintained through a network of lies and falsehoods; a superstition that robs man of his self-respect and dignity, and increases his arrogance and conceit.