Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and noble temper.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Every educated person is a future enemy
Fear not for the future, weep not for the past
Today we know that all living beings who strive to maintain life and who long...
Life is a culmination of the past, an awareness of the present, an indication of...