Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is a God in ruins.
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of...
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the...
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.