Not a sparrow falls to the ground without His seeing it." "But it falls, just the same. What good is seeing it fall?
Better to keep your mouth closed and be thought a fool than to open it and remove all doubt.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
Conservatism is the blind and fear-filled worship of dead radicals.
Many a reader who wanted to read a tale through was not able to do it because of delays on account of the weather. Nothing breaks up an author's progress like having to stop every few pages to fuss-up the weather. Thus it is plain that persistent intrusions of weather are bad for both reader and author.
If man had created man, he would be ashamed of his performance.