Hegel was right when he said that we learn from history that man can never learn anything from history.
Imagination is the beginning of creation. You imagine what you desire you will what you imagine and at last you create what you will.
Hell is full of musical amateurs.
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath no man manages his affairs as well as a tree does.
Peace is not only better than war but infinitely more arduous.
Science never solves a problem without creating ten more.
Do not waste your time on Social Questions. What is the matter with the poor is Poverty what is the matter with the rich is Uselessness.
The truth is hardly any of us have ethical energy enough for more than one really inflexible point of honor.
The British soldier can stand up to anything except the British War Office.
Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability.