A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
A good intention clothes itself with power
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Never read any book that is not a year old
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
Blame is safer than praise
Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
Continuity is at the heart of conservatism: ecology serves that heart.
When fate hands you a lemon, make lemonade.
Gratitude is a fruit of great cultivation; you do not find it among gross people
Why is it that right-wing bastards always stand shoulder to shoulder in solidarity, while liberals...