Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to...
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
We change, whether we like it or not
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile...it's the spiritual...
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of...
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Nature hates calculators.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...