When you betray somebody else, you also betray yourself.
Doubt is part of all religion. All the religious thinkers were doubters.
We know what a person thinks not when he tells us what he thinks, but by his actions.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
The very essence of literature is the war between emotion and intellect, between life and death. When literature becomes too intellectual - when it begins to ignore the passions, the motions - it becomes sterile, silly, and actually without substance.