When cowardice is made respectable, its followers are without number both from among the weak and the strong; it easily becomes a fashion.
Craving, not having, is the mother of a reckless giving of oneself.
Whenever you trace the origin of a skill or practices which played a crucial role in the ascent of man, we usually reach the realm of play.
Facts are counterrevolutionary.
It is not actual suffering but the taste of better things which excites people to revolt.
Men weary as much of not doing the things they want to do as of doing the things they do not want to do.