Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
The less government we have the better.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Imitation is suicide
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Art is the path of the creator to his work
The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal...