Volumes might be written upon the impiety of the pious.
The behavior of men to the lower animals, and their behavior to each other, bear a constant relationship.
People are beginning to see that the first requisite to success in life is to be a good animal.
Government is essentially immoral.
The Republican form of government is the highest form of government: but because of this it requires the highest type of human nature, a type nowhere at present existing.
The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong.
The more specific idea of Evolution now reached is – a change from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity to a definite, coherent heterogeneity, accompanying the dissipation of motion and integration of matter.
Civilization is a progress from an indefinite, incoherent homogeneity toward a definite, coherent heterogeneity.
Divine right of kings means the divine right of anyone who can get uppermost.
Those who have never entered upon scientific pursuits know not a tithe of the poetry by which they are surrounded.
An argument fatal to the communist theory, is suggested by the fact, that a desire for property is one of the elements of our nature.
What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man.
In science the important thing is to modify and change one’s ideas as science advances.
Marriage: a ceremony in which rings are put on the finger of the lady and through the nose of the gentleman.
The preservation of health is a duty. Few seem conscious that there is such a thing as physical morality.