Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Wherever there is power there is age.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Greatness is so often a courteous synonym for great success
Would that there were an award for people who come to understand the concept of...
My heart is a gypsy - continuously searching for a home, fighting within itself, wondering...
Truth, like gold, is to be obtained not by its growth, but by washing away...