"We can believe what we choose. We are answerable for what we choose to believe."
"Let us take things as we find them: let us not attempt to distort them into what they are not... We cannot make facts. All our wishing cannot change them. We must use them."
"It is often said that second thoughts are best. So they are in matters of judgment but not in matters of conscience."
"To live is to change, and to be perfect is to have changed often."