He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
To believe in luck - is skepticism
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
Hate grows and victors where love is afraid to share its bloom.
Each one of us is the architect of his own fate; and he is unfortunate...