Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead.
One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation.
High hopes were once formed of democracy; but democracy means simply the bludgeoning of the people by the people for the people.
Women treat us just as humanity treats its gods. They worship us, and are always bothering us to do something for them.
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation.
There are two ways to dislike poetry: One is to dislike it; the other is to read Pope.