America is another name for opportunity
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
Beauty without expression is boring.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
All promise outruns performance.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have...
Tell the FBI that the kidnappers should pick out a judge that Nixon wants back.