If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
To believe in luck - is skepticism
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Flowers are the earth laughing.
Every wall is a door.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
All mankind love a lover.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Serendipity. Look for something, find something else, and realize that what you've found is more...
Women need real moments of solitude and self-reflection to balance out how much of ourselves...