A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
The best part of health is fine disposition
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
The nation needs to return to the colonial way of life, when a wife was...
When you step on the brakes your life is in your foot's hands.