Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
All promise outruns performance.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Fear always springs from ignorance
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Never give in.. never, never, never, never, in nothing great or small, large or petty,...
Be not afraid of growing slowly; be afraid only of standing still.
Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what...
The price tag you put on yourself decides your worth. Underestimating yourself will cost you...