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
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
The greatest man in history was the poorest
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
A little integrity is better than any career
Why join the navy if you can be a pirate?
Any woman who has a career and a family automatically develops something in the way...
Integrity has been enhanced.