In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Flowers are the earth laughing.
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
Nothing compares to a quiet evening alone. Just the one-two of us, who's counting on?
Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which increases with the setting sun of life.