I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses. Katherine Mansfield I didn't find my friends; the good Lord gave them to…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
The reason why men do not obey us, is because they see the mud at...
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
When I have been unhappy, I have heard an opera... and it seemed the shrieking...