Almost any game with any ball is a good game.
Every man of genius is considerably helped by being dead.
Knowledge is power only if man knows what facts not to bother with.
Friendship will not stand the strain of very much good advice for very long.
It is a glorious thing to be indifferent to suffering, but only to one's own suffering.
There is nothing that makes us feel so good as the idea that someone else is an evil-doer.
One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge.
Most of us believe in trying to make other people happy only if they can be happy in ways which we approve.
Cut quarrels out of literature, and you will have very little history or drama or fiction or epic poetry left.
I sometimes suspect that half our difficulties are imaginary and that if we kept quiet about them they would disappear.