Lying to ourselves is more deeply ingrained than lying to others
The degree of civilization in a society can be judged by entering its prisons
If the devil does not exist, and man has therefore created him, he has created him in his own image and likeness
The secret of man's being is not only to live but to have something to live for.
It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them -- the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.
Who combats bravely is not therefore brave, He dreads a death-bed like the meanest slave: Who reasons wisely is not therefore wise, - His pride in reasoning, not in acting lies
(May 21, 1688 - May 30, 1744)
If you were happy every day of your life you wouldn't be a human being, you'd be a game show host.
(September 17, 1890 - March 30, 1972)
A kiss that is never tasted, is forever and ever wasted.