If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not the age of Revolution; when the old and the new stand side by side...when the glories of the old can be compensated by the rich…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar haircut you used to get...
Bodily decay is gloomy in prospect, but of all human contemplations the most abhorrent is...
You are as young as your faith, as old as your doubt; as young as...
Why don't they make the whole plane out of that black box stuff.