England, an old and exhausted island, must one day be contented, like other parents, to be strong only in her children.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
We all boil at different degrees
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Even miracles take a little time
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
Blame is safer than praise
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
To me, there is no greater act of courage than being the one who kisses...
Often the difference between a successful person and a failure is not one has better...
Fear those who are afraid of you