It is usually the imagination that is wounded first, rather than the heart; it being much more sensitive.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
Any fool can make a rule, and any fool will mind it.
It is the greatest of all advantages to enjoy no advantage at all.
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked me what I...
Thinking is only a process of talking to yourself.
The true harvest of my life is intangible - a little star dust caught, a...
Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes...
Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.
That aim in life is highest which requires the highest and finest discipline.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
To have done anything just for money is to have been truly idle.
If you give money, spend yourself with it.
There never was and is not likely soon to be a nation of philosophers, nor...
It is something to be able to paint a particular picture, or to carve a...
There is no value in life except what you choose to place upon it and...
I had three chairs in my house: one for solitude, two for friendship, three for...
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe...
As if there were safety in stupidity alone.
Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.
Courage is facing your fears. Stupidity is fearing nothing.