Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a...
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
To be simple is to be great
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...