Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Children are all foreigners.
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The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
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The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
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To be simple is to be great
Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.