An empire is an immense egotism.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
There is more difference in the quality of our pleasures than in the amount.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
A little integrity is better than any career
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Friendship is the marriage of the soul, and this marriage is liable to divorce.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs...