Men are respectable only as they respect
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
To feel greatly, and understand greatly, and express greatly, the natural Beauty, is the sole...
Truth exists for the wise, beauty for the feeling heart.