Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
A nation never falls but by suicide
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
A man is related to all nature.
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
All promise outruns performance.
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
All life is an experiment.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
Never read any book that is not a year old
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to...
We shall be judged more by what we do at home than what we preach...