He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Blame is safer than praise
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are...
That man is idle who can do something better
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
We are too civil to books. For a few golden sentences we will turn over...
Never lend books, for no one ever returns them; the only books I have in...
Books must follow sciences, and not sciences books.