Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform has no gratitude, no prudence, no husbandry.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Every wall is a door.
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Let my prayer come before thee: incline thine ear unto my cry. (Psalms 88:2)
Prayer changes things? No! Prayer changes people, and people change things.