Youth fades, love droops, the leaves of friendship fall; A mother's secret hope outlives them all.
A new and valid idea is worth more than a regiment and fewer men can furnish the former than command the latter
This is a court of law, young man, not a court of justice.
The great act of faith is when a man decides he is not God
To be 70 years young is sometimes far more cheerful and hopeful than to be 40 years old
The longing for certainty... is in every human mind. But certainty is generally illusion
It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than the investigation of the obscure