The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order symmetry and limitations; and these are the greatest forms of the beautiful.
Beside these there is no other way; for the act is necessarily either done or not done, and those who act either have knowledge or do not.
To give a satisfactory decision as to the truth it is necessary to be rather an arbitrator than a party to the dispute.
Poetry utters universal truths, history particular statements.
Inequality is everywhere at the bottom of faction, for in general faction arises from men's striving for what is equal.
Memory is the scribe of the soul.