Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A nation never falls but by suicide
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
Art is the path of the creator to his work
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
There is properly no history; only biography
Life is a progress, and not a station.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
To be simple is to be great
Never read any book that is not a year old
Self-trust is the first secret of success
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
It is as easy for the strong man to be strong, as it is for...
Only the weak are cruel. Gentleness can only be expected from the strong.
Tough times dont last...but tough people do.