It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Men are what their mothers made them
A man is a God in ruins
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
MINSTREL, adj. Formerly a poet, singer or musician; now a nigger with a color less...
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies.