Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth in him, if he rests at last on the divine soul, I see not how it can be otherwise
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of...
A man in debt is so far a slave.
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
There is always safety in valor.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, 'always do...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.