Do what you are afraid to do
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Do your work, but do your thing.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke...
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
If government knew how, I should like to see it check, not multiply, the population....
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...
The strongest man in the world is he who stands alone.