Too much sensibility creates unhappiness too much insensibility leads to crime.
Speech was given to man to conceal his thoughts.
War is much too serious a thing to be left to military men.
The art of statesmanship is to foresee the inevitable and to expedite its occurrence.
Without freedom of the press, there can be no representative government.
It is the beginning of the end.
Love of glory can only create a great hero; contempt of glory creates a great man.
Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts.
The reputation of a man is like his shadow, gigantic when it precedes him, and pigmy in its proportions when it follows.
To succeed in the world, it is much more necessary to possess the penetration to discern who is a fool, than to discover who is a clever man.
What clever man has ever needed to commit a crime? Crime is the last resort of political half-wits.
Black as the devil, hot as hell, pure as an angel, sweet as love.
Too much sensibility creates unhappiness and too much insensibility creates crime.
Merit, however inconsiderable, should be sought for and rewarded. Methods are the master of masters.
Since the masses are always eager to believe something, for their benefit nothing is so easy to arrange as facts.