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
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile...it's the spiritual...
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
Common sense is genius in its working clothes
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
No one can read with profit that which he cannot learn to read with pleasure.
Hard writing makes easy reading.