Lives in eternity's sun rise.
Eternity is in love with the productions of time.
Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.
The road of excess leads to the palace of wisdom.
The true method of knowledge is experiment.
Imagination is the real and eternal world of which this vegetable universe is but a faint shadow.
One thought fills immensity.
He who would do good to another must do it in Minute Particulars: general Good is the plea of the scoundrel, hypocrite, and flatterer, for Art and Science cannot exist but in minutely organized Particulars.
The fool who persists in his folly will become wise.
If the fool would persist in his folly he would become wise.
As a man is, so he sees. As the eye is formed, such are its powers.
To generalize is to be an idiot.
Great things are done when men and mountains meet.
Can I see another's woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another's grief, and not seek for kind relief?
Every harlot was a virgin once.
In seed time learn, in harvest teach, in winter enjoy.
You cannot have Liberty in this world without what you call Moral Virtue, and you cannot have Moral Virtue without the slavery of that half of the human race who hate what you call Moral Virtue.
Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.
Art is the tree of life. Science is the tree of death.
Fun I love, but too much fun is of all things the most loathsome. Mirth is better than fun, and happiness is better than mirth.