I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends.
Quote by Walt Whitman
O public road, I say back I am not afraid to leave you, yet I...
Did you, too, O friend, suppose democracy was only for elections, for politics, and for...
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.
To me, every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle.
Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until...
Viewed freely, the English language is the accretion and growth of every dialect, race, and...
The great city is that which has the greatest man or woman: if it be...
I exist as I am, that is enough.
And I will show that nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
There is that indescribable freshness and unconsciousness about an illiterate person that humbles and mocks...
The beauty of independence, departure, actions that rely on themselves.
Re-examine all that you have been told... dismiss that which insults your soul.
If anything is sacred, the human body is sacred
The United States themselves are essentially the greatest poem.
Youth, large, lusty, loving - Youth, full of grace, force, fascination. Do you know that...
I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game.
If any thing is sacred, the human body is sacred.
I know nothing grander, better exercise, better digestion, more positive proof of the past, the...
Exercise of faith will be the safest where there is a clear determination summarily to...
Faith is courage; it is creative while despair is always destructive.