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
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
I need neither future nor past, but to learn to take today not too fast.
There is no distance on this earth as far away as yesterday.