A man in debt is so far a slave.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
We are wiser than we know.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Self-trust is the first secret of success
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Time goes by fast, and people go in and out of your life so quickly,...
It is only the tree loaded with fruit that the people throw stones at
People who want to share their religious views with you almost never want you to...
However much we may distrust men's sincerity, we always believe they speak to us more...
I began to write more songs when I had more time, especially when we began...