It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead of his past
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Culture, with us, ends in headache
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
The ancestor of every action is a thought
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
I hate quotation. Tell me what you know.
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...