It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
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- When the righteous man truth away from his righteousness that he hath committed and doeth that which is neither quite lawful nor quite right, he will generally be found to have gained in amiability what he has lost in holiness.
- There is no such source of error as the pursuit of truth.
- From a worldly point of view, there is no mistake so great as that of being always right.
- There are two great rules of life; the one general and the other particular. The first is that everyone can, in the end, get what he wants, if he only tries. That is the general rule. The particular rule is that every individual is, more or less, an exception to the rule.
- When the water of a place is bad it is safest to drink none that has not been filtered through either the berry of a grape, or else a tub of malt. These are the most reliable filters yet invented.
- Justice is my being allowed to do whatever I like. Injustice is whatever prevents my doing so.