Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
Skill to do comes of doing
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Every burned book enlightens the world.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Language is fossil poetry
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.