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
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Spiritual force is stronger than material force; thoughts rule the world.
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Blame is safer than praise
He who does without the praise of the crowd will not deny himself an opportunity...
Censure is often useful, praise is often deceitful
The safety and happiness of society are the objects at which all political institutions aim,...