Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
Flowers are the earth laughing.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Men are what their mothers made them.
Skill to do comes of doing
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
The greatest man in history was the poorest
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
We are wiser than we know.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
The real difficulty, the difficulty which has baffled the sages of all times, is rather...
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his greatest surprises, is to...
Where you see valid achievements or virtue being attacked, it's by someone viewing them as...