All promise outruns performance.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Language is the archives of history
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
A man is a God in ruins.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Earth laughs in flowers.
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...