A man in debt is so far a slave.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
A man is related to all nature.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
If today were a fish I'd throw it back
Time is the wisest counsellor of all.