Great necessities call out great virtues.
Great necessities call forth great leaders.
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and diligence.
If we mean to have heroes, statesmen and philosophers, we should have learned women.
We have too many high sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
We have too many high-sounding words, and too few actions that correspond with them.
Arbitrary power is like most other things which are very hard, very liable to be broken.
A little of what you call frippery is very necessary towards looking like the rest of the world.
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands. Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.