Do the thing and you will be given the power
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
To believe in luck - is skepticism
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
America is another name for opportunity.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
We all boil at different degrees
Necessity does everything well.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
All promise outruns performance.
Some people break promises for the pleasure of breaking them.
When a man repeats a promise again and again, he means to fail you