If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is...
The ancestor of every action is a thought
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
There is no knowledge that is not power
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Do your work, but do your thing.
Imitation, if noble and general, insures the best hope of originality
Originality is the one thing which unoriginal minds cannot feel the use of.
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would I'd never leave.