Be noble! And the nobleness that lies in other men, sleeping, but never dead, will rise in majesty to meet thine own
Quote by James Russell Lowell
Light is the symbol of truth.
Sincerity is impossible, unless it pervade the whole being, and the pretence of it saps...
Truth forever on the scaffold, wrong forever on the throne.
The eye is the notebook of the poet.
No price is set on the lavish summer; June may be had by the poorest...
Greatly begin. Though thou have time, but for a line, be that sublime. Not failure,...
Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power...
The mind can weave itself warmly in the cocoon of its own thoughts, and dwell...
Freedom is the only law which genius knows.
The greatest homage we can pay to truth, is to use it.
It was in making education not only common to all, but in some sense compulsory...
Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them...
The foolish and the dead alone never change their opinions.
Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it...
It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that the native metal of a...
If I were asked what book is better than a cheap book, I should answer...
What is so rare as a day in June? Then, if ever, come perfect days.
Sentiment is intellectualized emotion; emotion precipitated, as it were, in pretty crystals by the fancy
Sentimentality is only sentiment that rubs you up the wrong way