Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the old well-known air through innumerable variations.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
All diseases run into one, old age.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
Always do what you are afraid to do.
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
The important thing is this: to be able, at any moment, to sacrifice what we...
Self-sacrifice is never entirely unselfish, for the giver never fails to receive.