All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have first an instinct, then an opinion, then a knowledge, as the plant has root, bud and fruit. Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Blame is safer than praise
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
Imitation is suicide
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Flowers are the earth laughing.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.