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
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
In every society some men are born to rule, and some to advise.