We are not our best intentions. We are what we do.
No man is free who is not master of himself.
When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.
Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.
Happiness in intelligent people is the rarest thing I know.