All this worldly wisdom was once the unnameable heresy of some wise man.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Morality is how you go about getting what you want without screwing anybody to get...
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and...
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes...
The best thing a man can do for his culture when he is rich is...
The heart is forever inexperienced.
To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle.
It is too late to be studying Hebrew; it is more important to understand even...
Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
All good things are wild, and free.
We live but a fraction of our lives
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
Whatever the human law may be, neither an individual nor a nation can commit the...
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with...
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
The reformative effect of punishment is a belief that dies hard, chiefly I think, because...
The crisis that the world finds itself in as it swings on the hinge of...
Every man, at the bottom of his heart, wants to do right. But only he...