Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If government knew how, I should like to see it check, not multiply, the population....
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
Men are respectable only as they respect
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Who ceases to be a friend never was one.
When you go somewhere your heart goes with you, But when you leave your friends...