Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we...
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Language is the archives of history
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Love is a promise, love is a souvenir, once given never forgotten, never let it...
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.