Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
A man is a God in ruins
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
All life is an experiment.
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
I believe in human dignity as the source of national purpose, human liberty as the...
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing; every day we ought to review...