Marriage! Nothing else demands so much of a man.
In that second it dawned on me that I had been living here for eight years with a strange man and had borne him three children.
A forest bird never wants a cage.
It was then that I began to look into the seams of your doctrine. I wanted only to pick at a single knot; but when I had got that undone, the whole thing raveled out. And then I understood that it was all machine-sewn.
What business has science and capitalism got, bringing all these new inventions into the works, before society has produced a generation educated up to using them!
Castles in the air - they are so easy to take refuge in. And so easy to build too.
You should never have your best trousers on when you go out to fight for freedom and truth.
The majority is never right. Never, I tell you! That's one of these lies in society that no free and intelligent man can help rebelling against. Who are the people that make up the biggest proportion of the population the intelligent ones or the fools? I think we can agree it's the fools, no matter where you go in this world, it's the fools that form the overwhelming majority.
One of the qualities of liberty is that, as long as it is being striven after, it goes on expanding. Therefore, the man who stands in the midst of the struggle and says, "I have it," merely shows by doing so that he has just lost it.
It is inexcusable for scientists to torture animals; let them make their experiments on journalists and politicians.