It [baseball] will take our people out-of-doors, fill them with oxygen, give them a larger physical stoicism. Tend to relieve us from being a nervous, dyspeptic set. Repair these losses, and be a blessing to us.
Quote by Walt Whitman
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Henceforth I ask not good fortune. I myself am good fortune.
The future is no more uncertain than the present.
Stranger, if you passing meet me and desire to speak to me, why should you...
The great city is that which has the greatest man or woman: if it be...
There is that indescribable freshness and unconsciousness about an illiterate person that humbles and mocks...
Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain...
Nothing can happen more beautiful than death.
If anything is sacred, the human body is sacred
The beautiful uncut hair of graves.
Here or henceforward it is all the same to me, I accept Time absolutely.
Whoever degrades another degrades me, And whatever is done or said returns at last to...
I am for those who believe in loose delights, I share the midnight orgies of...
Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until...
Behold I do not give lectures or a little charity, When I give I give...
The whole theory of the universe is directed unerringly to one single individual.
I have learned that to be with those I like is enough.
I see great things in baseball. It's our game - the American game.
I exist as I am, that is enough.
Oh while I live, to be the ruler of life, not a slave, to meet...