I believe in God, and I trust myself in His hands.
I have had many troubles in my life, but the worst of them never came.
They grow stiff in the joints. They get in a rut. They go to seed.
True art is but the anti-type of nature; the embodiment of discovered beauty in utility.
In my judgment, while it is the duty of Congress to respect to the uttermost the conscientious convictions and religious scruples of every citizen ... not any ecclesiastical organization can be safely permitted to usurp in the smallest degree the functions and powers of the national government.