Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
In the meanest are all the materials of manhood, only they are not rightly disposed.
Money is not required to buy one necessity of the soul.
If... the machine of government... is of such a nature that it requires you to...
The works of the great poets have never yet been read by mankind, for only...
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a...
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by...
The language of friendship is not words, but meanings. It is an intelligence about language.
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
The heart is forever inexperienced.
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
Our moments of inspiration are not lost though we have no particular poem to show...
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream-world into reality.
None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference.
We are always paid for our suspicion by finding what we suspect.
Experience is in the fingers and head. The heart is inexperienced.
In love, as in everything else, experience is a physician who never comes until after...
You cannot inherit experience