Hurrah for positive science! long live exact demonstration!
O, to be a ruler of life-- not a slave, To meet life as a powerful conqueror, No fumes-- no ennui-- no more complaints or scornful criticisms. O me repellent and ugly, O to these proud laws of the air, the water and the ground, proving my interior Soul impregnable, And nothing exterior shall ever take command of me.
Wisdom is not finally tested in the schools. Wisdom cannot be passed from one having it to another not having it. Wisdom is of the soul, is not susceptible of proof, is its own proof.
My voice goes after what my eyes cannot reach, with the twirl of my tongue I encompass words and volumes of words.
He sees eternity in men and women, he does not see men and women as dreams or dots.
I exist as I am, that is enough, If no other in the world be aware I sit content, And if each and all be aware I sit content.