Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
There is more difference in the quality of our pleasures than in the amount.
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Skepticism is slow suicide
The fundamental idea of modern capitalism is not the right of the individual to possess...
It is evident that skepticism, while it makes no actual change in man, always makes...