A good intention clothes itself with power
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Revolutions go not backward.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Even miracles take a little time
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Man is the animal that intends to shoot himself out into interplanetary space, after having...
The worth of the state, in the long run, is the worth of the individuals...