captivating quotations from movies, television, literature and people - curated by actual geeks.
Virtue would not make such advances if there were not a little vanity to keep it company.
Absence diminishes commonplace passions and increases great ones, as the wind extinguishes candles and kindles fire.
Philosophy triumphs easily over past evils and future evils; but present evils triumph over it.
Humility is often only a feigned submission of which we make use to render others submissive. It is an artifice of pride which abases in order to exalt itself.
Few men are sufficiently discerning to appreciate all the evil they do.