Life is a progress, and not a station.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
Men are what their mothers made them
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my...
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
A wise man shall overrule his stars and have a greater influence upon his own...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.