One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
A person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
Conservatives are not necessarily stupid, but most stupid people are conservatives.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than in attempting to satisfy them.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that.
Whatever crushes individuality is despotism, by whatever name it may be called and whether it professes to be enforcing the will of God or the injunctions of men.
There are many truths of which the full meaning cannot be realized until personal experience has brought it home.
That so few now dare to be eccentric, marks the chief danger of the time.
A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.