An empire is an immense egotism.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
Even miracles take a little time
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
Language is the archives of history
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.
The pursuit of truth and beauty is a sphere of activity in which we are...