It is the first of all problems for a man to find out what kind of work he is to do in this universe
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Narrative is linear, but action has breadth and depth as well as height and is...
Instead of saying that man is the creature of circumstance, it would be nearer the...
For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to...
The great law of culture is: Let each become all that he was capable of...
The mystical bond of brotherhood makes all men brothers
Clever men are good, but they are not the best.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragement, and impossibilities: It is this,...
The outer passes away; the innermost is the same yesterday, today, and forever.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
Alas, the fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself
The deadliest sin were the consciousness of no sin
Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels; in fact, nothing among the...
A force as of madness in the hands of reason has done all that was...
Our grand business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to...
Wonder is the basis of worship
The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or...
Weak eyes are fondest of glittering objects.
A well-written life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.