An awkward, unscientific lie is often as ineffectual as the truth.
The easy confidence with which I know another man's religion is folly teaches me to suspect that my own is also.
The man who is a pessimist before knows too much if he is an optimist after it he knows too little.
Today the same thing over. I've got it up the tree again.
First get the facts, you can distort them later.
The holy passion of friendship is so sweet and steady and loyal and enduring in nature that it will last through a whole lifetime, if not asked to lend money.