"Truth sits upon the lips of dying men."
"It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men."Matthew Arnold on Frederick Douglass
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."Matthew Arnold on Anais Nin
"Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance."Matthew Arnold on Oscar Wilde
"Without feelings of respect, what is there to distinguish men from beasts?"Matthew Arnold on Confucius
"Man becomes great exactly in the degree in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men."Matthew Arnold on Mahatma Gandhi
"The freethinking of one age is the common sense of the next."
"Poetry a criticism of life under the conditions fixed for such a criticism by the laws of poetic truth and poetic beauty."
"To have the sense of creative activity is the great happiness and the great proof of being alive."
"Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge."
"Sad Patience, too near neighbour to despair."