A man is a God in ruins.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Ugly hell, gape not! come not, Lucifer! I'll burn my books!
Knowledge without wisdom is a load of books on the back an ass.