Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not thine
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
A good intention clothes itself with power
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Fear always springs from ignorance
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contract to make the...
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke...
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...