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
All promise outruns performance.
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
To be great is to be misunderstood.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a...
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Men are what their mothers made them.
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Hear Everything and judge for yourself
Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.