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
Imitation is suicide
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will...
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
Self-trust is the first secret of success
All mankind loves a lover.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
Religion is doing; a man does not merely think his religion or feel it, he...
If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago, Catholic school children would be wearing little...