Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the brink of mysteries and harmonies into which they never enter, and with their hands on the door-latch they die outside.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
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We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
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Blame is safer than praise
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
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The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Earth laughs in flowers.
Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live.
Laughter and orgasm are great bedfellows