Man is a piece of the universe made alive
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
Language is the archives of history
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
A normal person prays to God, 'Don't give me problems.' but a great person prays...
The foundation of justice is good faith.
I am fascinated by what is beautiful, strong, healthy, what is living. I seek harmony.
Do you love me because I'm beautiful, or am I am beautiful because you love...
You hate someone whom you really wish to love, but whom you cannot love. Perhaps...