Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle our wonder as to who we are, and for what, whence, and whereto.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
The ancestor of every action is a thought
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried.
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
A little integrity is better than any career
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The professional arsonist builds vacant lots for money.
Another good thing about being poor is that when you are seventy your children will...