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
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
Obedience alone gives the right to command
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
Don't judge a book by its cover
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own...