It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead of his past
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
A great man is always willing to be little.
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
The years teach much which the days never know.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...