Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and numbers and time fully to accomplish his design; - and posterity seem to follow his steps as a train of clients.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
There is always safety in valor.