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
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
Common sense is genius in its working clothes
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of...
Expiring for love is beautiful but stupid.