God enters by a private door into every individual.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
Facts sometimes have a strange and bizarre power that makes their inherent truth seem unbelievable.
There are in fact two things, science and opinion; the former begets knowledge, the later...