The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own shame.
Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
The only difference between the saint and the sinner is that every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
Our ambition should be to rule ourselves, the true kingdom for each one of us; and true progress is to know more, and be more, and to do more.
A dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
Woman begins by resisting a man's advances and ends by blocking his retreat.