Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Earth laughs in flowers.
The art of getting rich consists not in industry, much less in saving, but in...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on...
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
Common sense is genius in its working clothes
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning
Nothing is more fairly distributed than common sense: no one thinks he needs more of...
The genius of you Americans is that you never make clear-cut stupid moves, only complicated...