A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
Imitation is suicide
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
A guy is a boy by birth, a man by age, but a gentleman by...
The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in...