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
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Power and speed be hands and feet.
A good intention clothes itself with power
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.