A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
America is another name for opportunity.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
Do your work, but do your thing.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
Cause and effect are two sides of one fact.
We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a...
Obedience alone gives the right to command
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
That action is best which provides the greatest happiness for the greatest number
Unless a capacity for thinking be accompanied by a capacity for action, a superior mind...