Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Men are respectable only as they respect
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my...
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
An empire is an immense egotism.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Face your fears and doubts, and new worlds will open to you.
My biggest fear in life is to be forgotten.