Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
The less government we have the better.
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will...
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
The first wealth is health.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining...
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
While no one is expected to leap tall buildings in a single bound, our aspiring...
I have sacrificed everything in my life that I consider precious in order to advance...