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A truth that's told with bad intent beats all the lies you can invent.   Life
Always be ready to speak your mind, and a base man will avoid you.   Life
Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.   Life
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers.   Life
Better murder an infant in its cradle than nurse an unacted desire.   Life
Both read the Bible day and night, but thou read black where I read wh...   Life
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's...   Life
Embraces are cominglings from the head even to the feet, and not a pom...   Life
Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds...   Life
Eternity is in love with the productions of time.   Life
Every harlot was a virgin once.   Life
Excessive sorrow laughs. Excessive joy weeps.   Life
Exuberance is beauty.   Life
For everything that lives is holy, life delights in life.   Life
Great things are done when men and mountains meet.   Life
He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who...   Life
He who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence.   Life
He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: gene...   Life
I have no name: I am but two days old. What shall I call thee? I happy...   Life
I must create a system or be enslaved by another mans; I will not reas...   Life
I was angry with my friend: I told my wrath, my wrath did end. I was a...   Life
If the Sun and Moon should ever doubt, they'd immediately go out.   Life
It is easier to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.   Forgiveness
It is not because angels are holier than men or devils that makes them...   Life
Lives in eternity's sun rise.   Life
Love seeketh not itself to please, nor for itself hath any care, but f...   Life
No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.   Life
One thought fills immensity.   Life
Prisons are built with stones of Law. Brothels with the bricks of reli...   Life
Prudence is a rich, ugly, old maid courted by incapacity.   Life
That the Jews assumed a right exclusively to the benefits of God will ...   Life
The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.   Friendship
The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.   Life
The foundation of empire is art and science. Remove them or degrade th...   Life
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.   Forgiveness
The Goddess Fortune is the devil's servant, ready to kiss any one's as...   Life
The hours of folly are measured by the clock; but of wisdom, no clock ...   Life
The inquiry in England is not whether a man has talents and genius, bu...   Life
The man who never in his mind and thoughts travel'd to heaven is no ar...   Life
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.   Life
The tigers of wrath are wiser than the horses of instruction.   Life
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others onl...   Life
The weak in courage is strong in cunning.   Life
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in th...   Life
Thinking as I do that the Creator of this world is a very cruel being,...   Life
Those who restrain their desires, do so because theirs is weak enough ...   Life
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy-for frien...   Life
To generalize is to be an idiot.   Life
To see the world in a grain of sand, and to see heaven in a wild flowe...   Life
Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.   Life
Want of money and the distress of a thief can never be alleged as the ...   Life
What is a wife and what is a harlot? What is a church and what is a th...   Life
What is grand is necessarily obscure to weak men. That which can be ma...   Life
What is now proved was once only imagined.   Life
What is the price of experience? Do men buy it for a song? Or wisdom f...   Life
When a sinister person means to be your enemy, they always start by tr...   Life
When I tell the truth, it is not for the sake of convincing those who ...   Life
When thou seest an eagle, thou seest a portion of genius; lift up thy ...   Life
Where mercy, love, and pity dwell, there God is dwelling too.   Life
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virt...   Life
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough...   Life