Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.