I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Money often costs too much.
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
Imitation is suicide
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of...
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Who seeks adventures finds blows
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes...
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would...