Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
We must learn to reawaken and keep ourselves awake, not by mechanical aid, but by...
Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and...
Every child begins the world again.
Faith never makes a confession.
I love to be alone. I never found the companion that was so companionable as...
When it's time to die, let us not discover that we have never lived.
The savage in man is never quite eradicated.
I have always been regretting that I was not as wise as the day I...
To be a philosopher is not merely to have subtle thoughts, nor even to found...
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that...
It is not all books that are as dull as their readers.
The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
If you can speak what you will never hear, if you can write what you...
There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his...
We know but a few men, a great many coats and breeches.
That man is rich whose pleasures are the cheapest.
Men are born to succeed, not fail.
The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get...
Think of all the really successful men and women you know. Do you know a...