In the long-run every Government is the exact symbol of its People, with their wisdom and unwisdom we have to say, Like People like Government.
There is a great discovery still to be made in literature, that of paying literary men by the quantity they do not write.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.