As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is properly no history; only biography
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
A man is a God in ruins
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
As soon as there is life, there is danger
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...