Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
The best part of health is fine disposition
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Don't be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
An empire is an immense egotism.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those...
The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade...
To think at its best is to find oneself carried down the current of necessity.