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
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Although it's difficult today to see beyond the sorrow, may looking back in memory help...
The past is of no importance. The present is of no importance. It is with...
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Spoiled. That's all it's about - can't live without this, can't live without that. You...
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.