God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
A little integrity is better than any career
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Blame is safer than praise
It is easy to flatter; it is harder to praise
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man...
I speak of peace, while covert enmity under the smile of safety wounds the world.