All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
The ancestor of every action is a thought
There is always safety in valor.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Great men are not always wise
One's real life is often the life that one does not lead