If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge world will come round to him.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Even miracles take a little time
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Talent alone cannot make a writer. There must be a man behind the book; a...
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Language is fossil poetry
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
A great man is always willing to be little.
All life is an experiment.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Language is the archives of history
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
It is not what they profess but what they practice that makes them good
Good and evil, reward and punishment, are the only motives to a rational creature: these...
The more I give to thee, the more I have, for both are infinite.
The truth is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with caution.