There is no refuge from memory and remorse in this world. The spirits of our foolish deeds haunt us, with or without repentance.
In all secrets there is a kind of guilt, however beautiful or joyful they may be, or for what good end they may be set to serve. Secrecy means evasion, and evasion means a problem to the moral mind.
Set Beautiful Guilt
It is not the broken heart that kills, but broken pride, monseigneur.
Broken Heart Kills
Imagination is at the root of much that passes for love.
Love Much Passes
Memory is man's greatest friend and worst enemy.
Memory Friend Greatest
For when a child is born the mother also is born again.
Again Child Born
He knew the lie of silence to be as evil as the lie of speech.
There is no influence like the influence of habit.
There's no credit in not doing what you don't want to do. There's no virtue in not falling, when you're not tempted.
War is cruelty, and none can make it gentle.
Make Cruelty War
It's the people who try to be clever who never are; the people who are clever never think of trying to be.
But paying is part of the game of life: it is the joy of buying that we crave.
Life Game Part