Candor is the brightest gem of criticism.
Change is inevitable. Change is constant.
Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
There is no greater index of character so sure as the voice.
Christianity is completed Judaism or it is nothing.
Category: Christians And Christianity
Man is not the creature of circumstances, circumstances are the creatures of men. We are free agents, and man is more powerful than matter.
Circumstances are beyond human control, but our conduct is in our own power.
Man is more powerful than matter.
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
Category: Cities And City Life
Increased means and increased leisure are the two civilizers of man.
If you are not very clever, you should be conciliatory.
A consistent man believes in destiny, a capricious man in chance.
Colonies do not cease to be colonies because they are independent.
Courage is fire, and bullying is smoke.
It is much easier to be critical than to be correct.
Category: Critics And Criticism