Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are...
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
No one has ever suffered from his people as I have.
Respondent's expectation that his garden was protected from observation is unreasonable and is not an...
Gratitude is a burden, and every burden is made to be shaken off