To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble.

I sometimes wonder if our world leaders are very smart and just putting us on, or very stupid and mean it.

But the elastic heart of youth cannot be kept compressed into one constrained shape long at a time.

Profound silence; silence so deep that even their breathings were conspicuous in the hush.

Every man is born to one possession which out values all his others - his last breath.

Anyone who can only think of one way to spell a word obviously lacks imagination.

Buenos amigos, buenos libros y una consciencia dormida; esa es la vida ideal.

An awkward, unscientific lie is often as ineffectual as the truth.