A woman’s greatest glory is to be little talked about by men, whether for good or ill.
Those who can think, but cannot express what they think, place themselves at the level of those who cannot think.
Our love of what is beautiful does not lead to extravagance; our love of the things of the mind does not make us soft.
Having knowledge but lacking the power to express it clearly is no better than never having any ideas at all.
Who makes the fairest show means most deceit.
The whole earth is the tomb of heroic men and their story is not given only on stone over their clay but abides everywhere without visible symbol woven into the stuff of other mens lives.