If you would abolish covetousness, you must abolish its mother, profusion.
Force overcome by force.
There is, I assure you, a medical art for the soul. It is philosophy, whose aid need not be sought, as in bodily diseases, from outside ourselves. We must endeavor with all our resources and all our strength to become capable of doctoring ourselves.
Law applied to its extreme is the greatest injustice.
For a tear is quickly dried, especially when shed for the misfortunes of others.
It is our special duty, that if anyone needs our help, we should give him such help to the utmost of our power.