A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
Our best thoughts come from others.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than material force, that thoughts...
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden...
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Men are what their mothers made them.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
Reality is a sliding door.