Words are, in my not-so-humble opinion, the most inexhaustible form of magic we have, capable of both inflicting injury and remedying it. (“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows”)
The source of every Crime, is some defect of the Understanding; or some errour in Reasoning, or some sudden force of the Passions. Defect in the Understanding, is Ignorance; in Reasoning, Erroneous Opinion.
Although only a few may originate a policy, we are all able to judge it.
Nobody holds a good opinion of a man who holds a low opinion of himself.
The foolish and dead alone never change their opinion.
Every stick has two ends.
I share no man’s opinions; I have my own.
Risk little on the opinion of a person who has nothing to lose.
Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence.
Cast iron rules will not answer what is one man’s colon is another man’s comma.