By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Nature hates calculators.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Language is the archives of history
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Never read any book that is not a year old
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Knowledge talks, wisdom listens. Only the wisest and the stupidest of men never change.
Life, liberty, and property do not exist because men have made laws. On the contrary,...