I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
There is properly no history; only biography
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
Language most shows a man, speak that I may see thee.
Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that...