The reason men oppose progress is not that they hate progress, but that they love inertia.
Men are not punished for their sins, but by them.
Men are rich only as they give. He who gives great service gets great rewards.
Man is the only creature in the animal kingdom that sits in judgment on the work of the Creator and finds it bad - including himself and Nature
Men are only as great as they are kind.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Wealth: A cunning device of Fate whereby men are made captive, and burdened with responsibilites from which only Death can file their fetters.
If men will not act for themselves, what will they do when the benefit of their effort is for all?
Men who marry for gratification, propagation or the matter of buttons or socks, must expect to cope with and deal in a certain amount of quibble, subterfuge, concealments, and double, deep-dyed prevarication.