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A friend in power is a friend lost.   Life
A teacher affects eternity he can never tell, where his influence stop...   Life
Absolute liberty is absence of restraint; responsibility is restraint;...   Life
Accident counts for as much in companionship as in marriage.   Life
American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs sil...   Life
As for America, it is the ideal fruit of all your youthful hopes and r...   Life
Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.   History
Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuse himself by appl...   Life
Friends are born, not made.   Life
He too serves a certain purpose who only stands and cheers.   Politics
In plain words, Chaos was the law of nature Order was the dream of man...   Life
It is always good men who do the most harm in the world   Life
It is impossible to underrate human intelligence - beginning with one'...   Life
Morality is a private and costly luxury.   Life
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especi...   Life
No man means all he says, and yet very few say all they mean, for word...   Life
No man, however strong, can serve ten years as schoolmaster, priest, o...   Life
Nothing in education is so astonishing as the amount of ignorance it a...   Science
One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possi...   Life
Politics are a very unsatisfactory game.   Life
Politics, as a practice, whatever its professions, has always been the...   Life
Power is poison. Its effect on Presidents had always been tragic.   Life
Practical politics consists in ignoring facts.   Life
The progress of evolution from President Washington to President Grant...   Life
The proper study of mankind is woman.   Life
The woman who is known only through a man is known wrong.   Life
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.   Life
They know enough who know how to learn.   Life
Unintelligible answers to insoluble problems.   Life
You can't use tact with a Congressman! A Congressman is a hog! You mus...   Life