Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Love is like wildflowers; It's often found in the most unlikely places.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
Beauty without expression is boring.
Necessity does everything well.
A man is related to all nature.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
Skepticism is slow suicide
In the end we shall have had enough of cynicism and skepticism and humbug and...
The only new ideas that are not subject to our skepticism or suspicion are our...