Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
If government knew how, I should like to see it check, not multiply, the population....
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
Do the thing and you will be given the power
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
God enters by a private door into every individual.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
As soon as there is life, there is danger
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
All life is an experiment.
A man's errors are his portals of discovery.
Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision;...