A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
Spiritual force is stronger than material force; thoughts rule the world.
Every burned book enlightens the world.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Chance is irrelevent. We will succeed.
Wisdom is the winner over good luck