It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a statue, and so to make a few objects beautiful; but it is far more glorious to carve and paint the very atmosphere and medium through…
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
This world is but a canvas to our imaginations.
I am sorry to think that you do not get a man's most effective criticism...
It is characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will...
Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
May we so love as never to have occasion to repent of our love!
What is the use of a house if you haven't got a tolerable planet to...
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
I belive that there is a subtile magnetism in Nature, which, if we unconsciously yield...
All good things are wild, and free.
Do not worry if you have built your castles in the air. They are where...
Water is the only drink for a wise man.
The language of friendship is not words but meanings.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost. There...
How often we find ourselves turning our backs on our actual friends, that we might...
We should come home from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day with new experience...
Those whom we can love, we can hate; to others we are indifferent.
'Tis healthy to be sick sometimes.
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.