Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on us. We are not the only experiment.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Books are for nothing but to inspire
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Do what you are afraid to do
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Our children await Christmas presents like politicians getting in election returns: there's the Uncle Fred...
Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have...