I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Do your work, but do your thing.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
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.
Wise men profit more from fools than fools from wise men; for the wise men...
My advice for posterity? Live by principle - that's all.