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
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
Nature hates calculators.
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
There is no knowledge that is not power
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
Society is a hospital of incurables.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.