I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Health is the first muse, and sleep is the condition to produce it
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
Skill to do comes of doing
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...