A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Language is fossil poetry
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Skill to do comes of doing
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
America is another name for opportunity.
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
I reject your reality and substitute it for my own.
Children see magic because they look for it.