Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
The ancestor of every action is a thought
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
At no time is freedom of speech more precious than when a man hits his...
A great speech is literature.