Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
A man is related to all nature.
England, an old and exhausted island, must one day be contented, like other parents, to...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
The best part of health is fine disposition
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
I sometimes ask myself how it came about that I was the one to develop...
Your idol is shattered in the dust to prove that God's dust is greater than...
Fashion is made to become unfashionable.