Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Doing Your Best Quotes
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Reality is a sliding door.
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Language is the archives of history
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than material force, that thoughts...
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining...
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
An empire is an immense egotism.
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated.
You have to speak to be heard, but sometimes you have to be silent to...