I have also seen children successfully surmounting the effects of an evil inheritance. That is due to purity being an inherent attribute of the soul.
Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be, at the hands of his brother, never by killing him.
It is easy enough to be friendly to one's friends. But to befriend the one who regards himself as your enemy is the quintessence of true religion. The other is mere business.
对一个朋友友好很容易. 但是与一个以自己为敌人的人交朋友是真正宗教的精髓. 另一个是单纯的生意.
I reject any religious doctrine that does not appeal to reason and is in conflict with morality.
I will far rather see the race of man extinct than that we should become less than beasts by making the noblest of God's creation, woman, the object of our lust.
I do not want to foresee the future. I am concerned with taking care of the present. God has given me no control over the moment following.
我不想预见未来. 我关心照顾现在. 在随后的时刻，上帝没有给我任何控制.
I am a humble but very earnest seeker after truth.
Rights that do not flow from duty well performed are not worth having.