A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and fortune.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Famous Love Quotes
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Every artist was first an amateur.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Wherever there is power there is age.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic...
Beauty is Nature's brag, and must be shown In courts, at feasts, and high solemnities,...
Perfection is boring. If a face doesn't have mistakes, it's nothing.