If there had been a censorship of the press in Rome we should have had today neither Horace nor Juvenal, nor the philosophical writings of Cicero
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Whoe'er thou art, thy master see He was - or is - or is to be.
Regimen is superior to medicine, especially as, from time immemorial, out of every hundred physicians, ninety-eight are charlatans
Our country is that spot to which our heart is bound.
To believe in God is impossible - to not believe in Him is absurd.
It is better to risk saving a guilty man than to condemn an innocent one.
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The Glass Key is better than anything Hemingway ever wrote.
Works of imagination should be written in very plain language; the more purely imaginative they are the more necessary it is to be plain.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The guy who invented the first wheel was an idiot. The guy who invented the other three, he was a genius.