As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
All mankind loves a lover.
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
Even miracles take a little time
It is nothing short of a miracle that modern methods of instruction have not yet...
Miracles happen to those who believe in them.
Many are always praising the by-gone time, for it is natural that the old should...