The worshiper is the father of the gods.
It is now quite lawful for a Catholic woman to avoid pregnancy by a resort to mathematics, though she is still forbidden to resort to physics or chemistry.
The common argument that crime is caused by poverty is a kind of slander on the poor.
My belief is that happiness is necessarily transient. The natural state of a reflective man is one of depression. The world is a botch. Women can make men perfectly happy, but they seldom know how to do it. They make too much effort: they overlook the powerful effect of simple amiability. Women are also the cause of the worst kind of unhappiness.
A Puritan is not against bullfighting because of the pain it gives the bull, but because of the pleasure it gives the spectators.
We must be willing to pay a price for freedom.