Books are the treasured wealth of the world and the fit inheritance of generations and nations.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
To read well, that is, to read true books in a true spirit, is a...
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
It is better to have your head in the clouds, and know where you are......
Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler...
In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when...
We live but a fraction of our lives
All good things are wild, and free.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
There is no remedy for love than to love more.
Most of the luxuries and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only...
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I...
The most I can do for my friend is simply be his friend.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish...
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
All this worldly wisdom was once the unamiable heresy of some wise man.
'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.
I have thought there was some advantage even in death, by which we mingle with...
As in geology, so in social institutions, we may discover the causes of all past...