A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
America is another name for opportunity.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
There is always safety in valor.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Nature hates calculators.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast; a...
Never let a man imagine that he can pursue a good end by evil means,...