A conservative is a man who believes that nothing should be done for the first time.Alfred E. Wiggam
The man who stops making new friends eventually will have none.James Boswell
The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.Thomas Aquinas
There is no way to be completely happy without being oblivious to the world around you.Maredith Close
The miracles of the church seem to me to rest not so much upon faces or voices or healing power coming suddenly near to us from afar off, but upon our perceptions being made finer, so that for a moment our eyes can see and our ears can hear what is there about us always.Willa Sibert Cather
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.Karl Kraus
Doubt is uncomfortable, certainty is ridiculous.
Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly drops out of the darkness, and falls, as a golden link, into the great chain of order.