Dreams are the touchstones of our characters.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Where there is an observatory and a telescope, we expect that any eyes will see...
Whatever the human law may be, neither an individual nor a nation can commit the...
The man who is dissatisfied with himself, what can he do?
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with,...
All good things are wild, and free.
Men have become the tools of their tools.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
The way by which you may get money almost without exception leads downward.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being...
A man cannot be said to succeed in this life who does not satisfy one...
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Night is certainly more novel and less profane than day.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
It takes two to speak truth, one to speak and another to hear.
All conservatism is based upon the idea that if you leave things alone you leave...
Speech was given to man to disguise his thoughts.
It is with regret that I pronounce the fatal truth: Louis ought to perish rather...