For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
If government knew how, I should like to see it check, not multiply, the population....
Do what you are afraid to do
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.