My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my face.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Every wall is a door.
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Society is a hospital of incurables.
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
We are born weak, we need strength; helpless, we need aid; foolish, we need reason....
Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us.