Finish each day before you begin the next, and interpose a solid wall of sleep between the two. This you cannot do without temperance.
The sanity of society is a balance of a thousand insanities.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart.
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to the present.
Every thought which genius and piety throw into the world alters the world.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world owes the world more than the world can pay.
Men succeed when they realize that their failures are the preparation for their victories.
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer
You send your child to the schoolmaster, but 'tis the schoolboys who educate him.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.