Devilish in my innocence.
I am never serious, and therefore I have to make jokes do duty both for jest and earnest.
One has either to take people as they are, or leave them as they are. One cannot change them, one can merely disturb their balance. A human being, after all, is not made up of single pieces, from which a single piece can be taken out and replaced by something else.
That's to say, it was money that should not really be touched but set aside for emergencies; money to live on had to be earned.
I know of no greater happiness than to be with you all the time, without interruption, without end.
Belief in progress doesn't mean belief in progress that has already occurred. That would not require belief.