Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors without an apology, is, in its effects and laws, as beautiful as roses.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
America is another name for opportunity
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
There is properly no history; only biography
A man is a God in ruins
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Men are respectable only as they respect
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...