For me, commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these are sacred; nor can I detach one duty, like you, from all other duties, and concentrate my forces mechanically on the payment of…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
Do your work, but do your thing.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Flowers are the earth laughing.
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
Politics in America is the binding secular religion.
He who controls the past commands the future. He who commands the future conquers the...