Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
All life is an experiment.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
What you are comes to you.
Life is a progress, and not a station.
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
There is no knowledge that is not power
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Our best thoughts come from others.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.