Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
We must be our own before we can be another's.
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
If everything else fails, read the instructions
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
Art is the path of the creator to his work
I suggest that what we want to do is not to leave to posterity a...
My love of fine art increased - the more of it I saw, the more...