Idleness is to the human mind like rust to iron.
As for the Pope, I am too old to be frightened by his shadow, and am quite sure his shadow or Substance will do less harm to the liberties of my country than will a party, who seek to acquire political power by exciting religious bigotry in the minds of their duped followers.
I have always considered that choosing a companion for life was a very important affair and that my happyness or misery in this life depended on the choice.
I read the book with interest, but when Jackson was a candidate in 1828 for the Presidency, I opposed him and voted for Adams. I favored a protective tariff.
I have a fine lot of telescopes. I have one with which I can see the Mountains in the Moon.