Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's self?
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Skepticism is slow suicide
Knowledge exists to be imparted
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
We all boil at different degrees
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
A little integrity is better than any career
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
Love, and you shall be loved
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the...
Without knowing the cause of illness, any treatment must be considered a guess.
I know a lot of men who are healthier at age fifty than they have...