Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force, that thoughts rule the world.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Every artist was first an amateur.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
Men feel that cruelty to the poor is a kind of cruelty to animals. They...
If you have no friends to share or rejoice in your success in life --...
A beauty is a woman you notice; A charmer is one who notices you.