Belief gets in the way of learning.
Books support us in our solitude and keep us from being a burden to ourselves.
Knowledge is the consequence of time, and multitude of days are fittest to teach wisdom
Learning gives us a fuller conviction of the imperfections of our nature; which one would think, might dispose us to modesty
Idleness is an inlet to disorder, and makes way for licentiousness. People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
People who have nothing to do are quickly tired of their own company.
In civilized life, where the happiness and indeed almost the existence of man, depends on the opinion of his fellow men. He is constantly acting a studied part.
This is brave Bear-Garden language!
A brave mind is always impregnable.
True courage is a result of reasoning. A brave mind is always impregnable.