A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
A good intention clothes itself with power
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Fear always springs from ignorance
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Thought is action in rehearsal
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.