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A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the as...   Life
A place where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed.   Life
An honest God is the noblest work of man.   Life
Anger blows out the lamp of the mind. In the examination of a great an...   Life
Anger is a wind which blows out the lamp of the mind.   Life
Colleges are places where pebbles are polished and diamonds are dimmed...   Life
Courage without conscience is a wild beast.   Life
Every man is dishonest who lives upon the labor of others, no matter i...   Life
Few nations have been so poor as to have but one god. Gods were made s...   Life
Few rich men own their own property. The property owns them.   Life
Few rich men own their property; their property owns them.   Life
Give to every human being every right that you claim for yourself.   Life
Happiness is not a reward - it is a consequence. Suffering is not a pu...   Life
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to ...   Life
Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.   Nature
Hope is the only universal liar who never loses his reputation for ver...   Life
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot.   Life
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal lif...   Life
If a man would follow, today, the teachings of the Old Testament, he w...   Religion
If I owe Smith ten dollars and God forgives me, that doesn't pay Smith...   Life
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequ...   Life
In our era, the road to holiness necessarily passes through the world ...   Life
In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear t...   Life
In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clo...   Life
In the republic of mediocrity, genius is dangerous.   Life
Insolence is not logic; epithets are the arguments of malice.   Life
It is a blessed thing that in every age some one has had the individua...   Life
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education t...   Education
It is an old habit with theologians to beat the living with the bones ...   Life
Justice should remove the bandage from her eyes long enough to disting...   Life
Kindness is the sunshine in which virtue grows.   Life
Let us put theology out of religion. Theology has always sent the wors...   Life
My creed is that: Happiness is the only good. The place to be happy is...   Life
Reason, observation, and experience; the holy trinity of science.   Life
Religion can never reform mankind because religion is slavery.   Life
Surely there is grandeur in knowing that in the realm of thought, at l...   Life
The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for...   Life
The destroyer of weeds, thistles, and thorns is a benefactor whether h...   Life
The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing...   Life
The inspiration of the Bible depends upon the ignorance of the gentlem...   Life
The more liberty you give away the more you will have.   Life
The notion that faith in Christ is to be rewarded by an eternity of bl...   Life
The superior man is the providence of the inferior. He is eyes for the...   Life
The true civilization is where every man gives to every other every ri...   Life
There is no slavery but ignorance.   Life
There is something wrong in a government where they who do the most ha...   Equality
We need men with moral courage to speak and write their real thoughts,...   Life
What light is to the eyes - what air is to the lungs - what love is to...   Life
When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate,...   Life