Creativity is not the finding of a thing, but the making something out of it after it is found
Quote by James Russell Lowell
A poet must need be before his own age, to be even with posterity.
No price is set on the lavish summer; June may be had by the poorest...
Where one person shapes their life by precept and example, there are a thousand who...
An appeal to the reason of the people has never been known to fail in...
Nature fits all her children with something to do, he who would write and can't...
Fortune is the rod of the weak, and the staff of the brave
There is a law of neutralization of forces, which hinders bodies from sinking beyond a...
Death is delightful. Death is dawn, The waking from a weary night Of fevers unto...
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
The greatest homage we can pay to truth, is to use it.
Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts.
Compromise makes a good umbrella, but a poor roof; it is temporary expedient, often wise...
Not failure, but low aim, is crime.
The surest plan to make a man is, think him so.
Democracy is the form of government that gives every man the right to be his...
Reputation is only a candle, of wavering and uncertain flame, and easily blown out, but...
Who's not sat tense before his own heart's curtain.
Folks never understand the folks they hate.
It is the privilege of genius that life never grows common place, as it does...
Light is the symbol of truth.