All men in the abstract are just and good
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
The less government we have the better.
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...