- In all affairs it is a healthy thing, now and then, to hang a question mark on the things you have long taken for granted.
Many people would sooner die than think; infact they do so.
No one gossips about other people's secret virtues.
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
The main things which seem to me important on their own account, and not merely as means to other things are knowledge, art, instinctive happiness and relations of friendship or affection.