He visited the poor so long as he had any money; when he no longer had any, he visited the rich.
The sole social evil is darkness; humanity is identity, for all men are made of the same clay.
A good mayor is a useful person. How can you hold back when you have the chance to do good?
A saint addicted to excessive self-abnegation is a dangerous associate; he may infect you with poverty, and a stiffening of those joints needed for advancement.
He was not to perceive that of two men engaged in an action so hideous, he who permits the thing is worse than the man who does the work, because he is the coward!
She read aloud, as she understood better that way. In reading aloud you assume authority for what you are reading. There are people who read very loudly, and who appear to be giving their word of honor for what they are reading.