He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who has one enemy will meet him everywhere
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
Earth laughs in flowers.
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider...
Reality is a sliding door.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Power is the capacity to distort information
Powerful women are either sexually voracious rulers like Catherine the Great or Elizabeth I, or...