Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they are no better than dreams
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
America is another name for opportunity.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Earth laughs in flowers.
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, 'always do...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
I think in our desire to create a better America, we have to have civilized...
Civilization will not last, freedom will not survive, peace will not be kept, unless a...
A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment.
We are alone, absolutely alone on this chance planet; and amid all the forms of...