The more a man knows, the more he forgives.
The love of learning, the sequestered nooks, And all the sweet serenity of books.
It’s the soul’s duty to be loyal to its own desires. It must abandon itself to its master passion.
Another belief of mine that everyone else my age is an adult, whereas I am merely in disguise.
If your determination is fixed, I do not counsel you to despair. Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
You can send a message around the world in one-fifth of a second, yet it may take years for it to get from the outside of a man’s head to the inside.