My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my face.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
America is another name for opportunity.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
Every wall is a door.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Self-trust is the first secret of success
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Culture, with us, ends in headache
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may...
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.