He cleanest expression is that which finds no sphere worthy of itself and makes one.

Once fully enslaved, no nation, state, city of this earth, ever afterward resumes its liberty.

To the real artist in humanity, what are called bad manners are often the most picturesque and significant of all.

Judging from the main portions of the history of the world, so far, justice is always in jeopardy.

The shallow consider liberty a release from all law, from every constraint. The wise man sees in it, on the contrary, the potent law of laws.

There is no object so soft but it makes a hub for the wheeled universe.