Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
A little integrity is better than any career
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
We change, whether we like it or not
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old...
The darkest night is often the bridge to the brightest tomorrow.