Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture from within, going abroad only for audience, and spectator, as we adapt our voice and phrase to the distance and character of the ear we…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, 'always do...
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
All men in the abstract are just and good
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.