Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
The greatest man in history was the poorest
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
A nation never falls but by suicide
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but...
It isn't everybody who is the hero of his own romance, and when we meet...
Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.
Never trust a man who speaks well of everybody