Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with it? Very little to be sure. But the real question is, What it will do with you? You will come here and get books that…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself,...
Men are respectable only as they respect
Nature hates calculators.
That man is idle who can do something better
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
A good intention clothes itself with power
Skill to do comes of doing
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
Beauty without expression is boring.
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
A faithful friend is the medicine of life.
True friendship comes when the silence between two people is comfortable.
In bed my real love has always been the sleep that rescued me by allowing...