Toleration is the best religion.
Try as you will, you cannot annihilate that eternal relic of the human heart, love.
Virtue has a veil, vice a mask.
We say that slavery has vanished from European civilization, but this is not true. Slavery still exists, but now it applies only to women and its name is prostitution.
We see past time in a telescope and present time in a microscope. Hence the apparent enormities of the present.
Well, for us, in history where goodness is a rare pearl, he who was good almost takes precedence over he who was great.
What a grand thing, to be loved! What a grander thing still, to love!