A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Being Brave Quotes
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Life is a progress, and not a station.
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
Dying cant be all that difficult, up to now everyone has managed to do it.
Healthy children will not fear life if their elders have integrity enough not to fear...