Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of a decorous age.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
All men in the abstract are just and good
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
Time goes by fast, and people go in and out of your life so quickly,...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
All diseases run into one, old age.
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Children, who play life, discern its true law and relations more clearly than men, who...
The wise men of old have sent most of their morality down the stream of...