Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange and extravagant to break the monotony of a decorous age.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Knowledge exists to be imparted
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
The less government we have the better.
A good intention clothes itself with power
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Time goes by fast, and people go in and out of your life so quickly,...
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of...
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Society is a hospital of incurables.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...