Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common Sense Quotes
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Beauty without expression is boring.
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
Love is like wildflowers; It's often found in the most unlikely places.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
You say to me - wards your affection's strong; Pray love me little, so you...
The happiest moments my heart knows are those in which it is pouring forth its...