Evil events from evil causes spring.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling.
Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Virtue, good, evil are nothing but words, unless one takes them apart in order to build something with them; they do not win their true meaning until one knows how to apply them.
Hatred is gained as much by good works as by evil.
There are a thousand forms of evil; there will be a thousand remedies.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
Civil strife is as much a greater evil than a concerted war effort as war itself is worse than peace.
It is best to avoid the beginnings of evil.
I am indeed amazed when I consider how weak my mind is and how prone to error.
Land and sea, weakness and decline are great separators, but death is the great divorcer for ever.
There is nothing good or evil save in the will.
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
A man has every season while a woman only has the right to spring.
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
The little people must be sacred to the big ones, and it is from the rights of the weak that the duty of the strong is comprised.
With the coming of spring, I am calm again.
Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin. Economics and art are strangers.
There is nothing evil save that which perverts the mind and shackles the conscience.
This is the very worst wickedness, that we refuse to acknowledge the passionate evil that is in us. This makes us secret and rotten.
The greatest evil is physical pain.
In every tyrant's heart there springs in the end this poison, that he cannot trust a friend.
There is no greater evil than anarchy.
All bad poetry springs from genuine feeling. To be natural is to be obvious, and to be obvious is to be inartistic.
So potent was religion in persuading to evil deeds.