Adversity is the midwife of genius
The Bible is not merely a book-it is a living power. . . . Nowhere as in the Bible can be found such a series of beautiful ideas and admirable maxims which pose before us like the battalions of a celestial army. . . . The soul can never go astray while it has this book for its guide.
Men are never attached to you by favours.
History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
Democracy, if it is reasonable, limits itself to giving everyone an equal opportunity to compete and to obtain.