We did everything possible to keep up the spirits of the men, but it was exceedingly difficult because there was nothing for them to do.
Nothing worth having was ever achieved without effort.
It behooves every man to remember that the work of the critic is of altogether secondary importance, and that, in the end, progress is accomplished by the man who does things.
We have come to a political deification of Mammon.
There is filth on the floor, and it must be scraped up with the muck-rake.
Speak softly and carry a big stick.