For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain, you lose something else.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Revolutions go not backward.
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Each age, it is found, must write its own books; or rather, each generation for...
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
We all boil at different degrees
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...