A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may think aloud.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Nature hates calculators.
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have first an instinct,...
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
Blame is safer than praise
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
I went sky divin', I went rocky mountain climbin', I went 2.7 seconds on a...
The world's a rollercoaster and I am not strapped in. Maybe I should hold with...