Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
An empire is an immense egotism.
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining...
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
A journey of a thousand miles begins with one small step
He that can have Patience, can have what he will