As if there were safety in stupidity alone
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.
That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves.
Books can only reveal us to ourselves, and as often as they do us this...
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish...
I belive that there is a subtile magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield...
Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
Behave so the aroma of your actions may enhance the general sweetness of the atmosphere.
Every people have gods to suit their circumstances.
Be not simply good - be good for something.
It takes two to speak the truth: one to speak, and another to hear.
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the...
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things....
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe....
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and...
Fire is the test of gold; adversity, of strong men.
Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it...