Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to...
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
Reality is a sliding door.
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Men are what their mothers made them.