It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
That man is idle who can do something better
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
Love, and you shall be loved
I am in love - and, my God, it is the greatest thing that can...
You have a cough? Go home tonight, eat a whole box of Ex-Lax; tomorrow you'll...