Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Bid then the tender light of faith to shine By which alone the mortal heart is led Unto the thinking of the thought divine.
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
When men and women agree it is only in their conclusions their reasons are always different.
Language is like money without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt but cannot be reduced to a common denominator.
To me it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
Each religion by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or less seriously proposes some method of fortifying the human soul and enabling it to make its peace with its destiny.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier a dangerous quality in the captain and a positive crime in the statesman.
Wealth religion military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads.