The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men.
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.
He who is of a calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
We ought to esteem it of the greatest importance that the fictions which children first hear should be adapted in the most perfect manner to the promotion of virtue.
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