Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we...
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
All men in the abstract are just and good
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
If there can be such a thing as instinctual memory, the consciousness of land and...
I have lived long enough to satisfy both nature and glory.