Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views which Cicero, which Locke, which Bacon, have given, forgetful that Cicero, Locke, and Bacon were only young men in libraries, when they wrote these books.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
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For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is...
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Love and you shall be loved.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
In philosophy, it is not the attainment of the goal that matters, it is the...
The only time you should ever look back is to see how far you've come.