Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with money, but with actions. Most men buy nothing.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
If everything else fails, read the instructions
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
A nation never falls but by suicide
All men in the abstract are just and good
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Curst greed of gold, what crimes thy tyrant power has caused
What this power is I cannot say; all I know is that it exists and...