A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
The greatest man in history was the poorest
You cannot see the mountain near
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Talent alone cannot make a writer. There must be a man behind the book; a...
All diseases run into one, old age.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
The opinions which we hold of one another, our relations with friends and kinfolk are...
It is wise to apply the oil of refined politeness to the mechanism of friendship.