Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are...
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
All diseases run into one, old age.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
Never let a man imagine that he can pursue a good end by evil means,...
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze