Books are for nothing but to inspire
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A nation never falls but by suicide
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
We must be our own before we can be another's.
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Common sense is genius in its working clothes
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...