Hitch your wagon to a star.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
Self-trust is the first secret of success
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
All mankind loves a lover.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Language is fossil poetry
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
Middle age is youth without levity, and age without decay.
Hearken unto me, O house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of...
For a quart of Ale is a meal for a King.