I think it is the height

August 29, 2016

I think it is the height of ignorance to believe that the sexual act is an independent function necessary like sleeping or eating. Seeing, therefore, that I did not desire more children, I began to strive after self-control. There was endless difficulty in the task.

Capital as such is not

August 28, 2016

Capital as such is not evil; it is its wrong use that is evil. Capital in some form or other will always be needed

Man becomes great exactly

August 27, 2016

Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.

Religion is more than life.

August 26, 2016

Religion is more than life. Remember that his own religion is the truest to every man even if it stands low in the scales of philosophical comparison.

An ounce of practice

August 25, 2016

An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.

The moment there is suspicion

August 24, 2016

The moment there is suspicion about a person’s motives, everything he does becomes tainted.

An unjust law is itself

August 23, 2016

An unjust law is itself a species of violence. Arrest for its breach is more so.

Action is no less necessary

August 22, 2016

Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.

Always aim at complete harmony

August 21, 2016

Always aim at complete harmony of thought and word and deed. Always aim at purifying your thoughts and everything will be well.

Honest disagreement is often

August 20, 2016

Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.