Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contract to make the...
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
The best part of health is fine disposition
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
All men in the abstract are just and good
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
An empire is an immense egotism.
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
Do your work, but do your thing.
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
No woman should ever be quite accurate about her age. It looks so calculating.
Take hold of this (charm) that subjects to immortality (life), may thy life unto old...