A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Men are what their mothers made them
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?