For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain, you lose something else.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Each man takes care that his neighbor shall not cheat him. But a day comes...
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
A man is a God in ruins
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
Money often costs too much.
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
Happiness held is the seed; happiness shared is the flower
Contempt for happiness is usually contempt for other people's happiness, and is an elegant disguise...
Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the enjoyment of...