Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not thine
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Obedience alone gives the right to command
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
An empire is an immense egotism.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
Do your work, but do your thing.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Every burned book enlightens the world.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Reality is a sliding door.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
To be great is to be misunderstood.