Thought is the wind, knowledge the sail, and mankind the vessel.
The intellect of the wise is like glass; it admits the light of heaven and reflects it.
There is no being eloquent for atheism. In that exhausted receiver the mind cannot use its wings, - the clearest proof that it is out of its element.
Some people carry their hearts in their heads; very many carry their heads in their hearts. The difficulty is to keep them apart, yet both actively working together.
Nothing is farther than earth from heaven; nothing is nearer than heaven to earth.