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
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Obedience alone gives the right to command
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
I would have the studies elective. Scholarship is to be created not by compulsion, but...
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
To be simple is to be great
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Jesus wept; Voltaire smiled. From that divine tear and from that human smile is derived...
That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone...
Nature has placed mankind under the government of two sovereign masters, pain and pleasure -...