It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for law, so much as a respect...
Disobedience is the true foundation of liberty. The obedient must be slaves.
Truth is always in harmony with herself, and is not concerned chiefly to reveal the...
They can do without architecture who have no olives nor wines in the cellar.
I never found a companion that was so companionable as solitude.
There is only one path to Heaven. On Earth, we call it Love.
An unclean person is universally a slothful one.
My Aunt Maria asked me to read the life of Dr. Chalmers, which, however, I...
Live the life you've dreamed
It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being...
It is what a man thinks of himself that really determines his fate.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
Sacrificing your happiness for the happiness of the one you love, is by far, the...
I have seen how the foundations of the world are laid, and I have not...
Justice is sweet and musical; but injustice is harsh and discordant.
For an impenetrable shield, stand inside yourself
Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.
The past is an old armchair in the attic, the present an ominous ticking sound,...
Today is yesterday's effect and tomorrow's cause