Men are respectable only as they respect
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
A nation never falls but by suicide
A man in debt is so far a slave.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Our best thoughts come from others.
Thought is action in rehearsal
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile...it's the spiritual...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
As soon as there is life, there is danger
The danger that may really threaten (crime fiction) is that soon there will be more...
I've always believed the greater danger is not aiming too high, but too low, settling...