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
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Life is a progress, and not a station.
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
Skill to do comes of doing
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
A great man is always willing to be little.