It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.
Folks don’t like to have somebody around knowin’ more than they do. It aggravates ’em. You’re not gonna change any of them by talkin’ right, they’ve got to want to learn themselves, and when they don’t want to learn there’s nothing you can do but keep your mouth shut or talk their language.
You can’t live your life for other people. You’ve got to do what’s right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
Whoever considers the past and the present will readily observe that all cities and all peoples are and ever have been animated by the same desires and the same passions.
Where questions of religion are concerned, people are guilty of every possible sort of dishonesty and intellectual misdemeanour.