Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
A man is a God in ruins.
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Give a man a fish and he eats for a day. Teach him how to...