In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy, but large, serene, consistent, the voice of an old intelligence, which in another age and climate had pondered and thus disposed of the questions that…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Skepticism is slow suicide
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
Self-trust is the first secret of success
Love and you shall be loved
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...