He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Love, and you shall be loved
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
The less government we have the better.
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
Obedience alone gives the right to command
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
There is properly no history; only biography
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
We are wiser than we know.
I know that my unity with all people cannot be destroyed by national boundaries and...
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve...