Every calling is great when greatly pursued.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Every now and then a man's mind is stretched by a new idea or sensation, and never shrinks back to its former dimensions.
A man is usually more careful of his money than of his principles.
The main part of intellectual education is not the acquisition of facts, but learning how to make facts live.
It seems to me that at this time we need education in the obvious more than investigation of the obscure.
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books.
If there is any principle of the Constitution that more imperatively calls for attachment than any other it is the principle of free thought, not free thought for those who agree with us but freedom for the thought that we hate.
Sin has many tools, but a lie is the handle which fits them all.
A mind that is stretched by a new experience can never go back to its old dimensions.
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