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" I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate income. "
" Every science begins as philosophy and ends as art. "
" Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions. "
" We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. "
" Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle. "
" Every vice was once a virtue, and may become respectable again, just as hatred becomes respectable in wartime. "
" To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to say, and always a clever thing to say. "
" Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos. "
" The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an old man has for his old wife. "
" We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the last twenty-four hours; we are the not the best informed as the events of the last sixty centuries. "
" Truth always originates in a minority of one, and every custom begins as a broken precedent. "
" Man became free when he recognized that he was subject to law. "
" The family is the nucleus of civilization. "
" Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. "
" Education is the transmission of civilization. "
" Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance. "
" Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity. "
" In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order. "
" Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little on the last six thousand years. "
" Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom. "
" We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street and Broadway. "
" It may be true that you can't fool all the people all the time, but you can fool enough of them to rule a large country. "
" Inquiry is fatal to certainty. "
" Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance. "
" The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a man will admit, that his mind ages. "
" Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice. "
" The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and raises the questions that have bothered him to the last day of his life, knowing he will never get the answers. "
" The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority. "
" Tired mothers find that spanking takes less time than reasoning and penetrates sooner to the seat of the memory. "
" When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near. "
" Nature has never read the Declaration of Independence. It continues to make us unequal. "