Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Health is the first muse, and sleep is the condition to produce it
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining...
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Do the thing and you will be given the power
Language is fossil poetry
Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
God enters by a private door into every individual.
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Be courteous to all, but intimate with few, and let those few be well tried...
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished. If you're...
The real test of good manners is to be able to put up with bad...