Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
All diseases run into one, old age.
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
The big problem with power, of course, is obsession. Once you get some of it...
Some come to a teacher for power. They still have all the desires, angers and...