A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being Brave Quotes
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Skill to do comes of doing
The best part of health is fine disposition
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
You cannot see the mountain near
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Their memory's like a train: you can see it getting smaller as it pulls away...
What is history but a fable agreed upon?