Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
The ancestor of every action is a thought
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Do your work, but do your thing.
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
The best part of health is fine disposition
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.