Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a rational being are trenched on, die on the first inch of your territory.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
American Dream Quotes
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
America is another name for opportunity.
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
We must be our own before we can be another's.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Give all to love; obey thy heart
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.