Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value will never be known. Improve them and they will become the brightest gems in a useful life.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Blame is safer than praise
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
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Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Although nature commences with reason and ends in experience it is necessary for us to...
To be a well-flavored man is the gift of fortune, but to write or read...