It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be stupid with them
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Books are for nothing but to inspire
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider...
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may...
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
If I had a large amount of money I should found a hospital for those...
A liberal is a man who is willing to spend somebody else's money.