Fame is proof that people are gullible
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.