Imagination is a poor matter when it has to part company with understanding.
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
When new turns of behavior cease to appear in the life of the individual, its...
Man's unhappiness, as I construe, comes of his greatness; it is because there is an...
The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it,...
The outer passes away; the innermost is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
A man without a goal is like a ship without a rudder.
A laugh, to be joyous, must flow from a joyous heart, for without kindness, there...
Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.
Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains.
A witty statesman said, you might prove anything by figures.
The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent and the color of temperament...
Wonder is the basis of worship.
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
Man is a tool-using animal. Without tools he is nothing, with tools he is all.
If what you have done is unjust, you have not succeeded.
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better,...
The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself.
The purpose of man is in action, not thought.
Oh, give us the man who sings at his work.
To us also, through every star, through every blade of grass, is not God made...
Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...