Every artist was first an amateur.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
The years teach much which the days never know.
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
God enters by a private door into every individual.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
If the tongue had not been framed for articulation, man would still be a beast...
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.
I desire to so conduct the affairs of this administration that if at the end,...