Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Each man is a hero and an oracle to somebody
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Riding turns 'I wish' into 'I can'.
If you have seen nothing but the beauty of their markings and limbs, their true...
The greatest gift is a passion for reading. It is cheap, it consoles, it distracts,...