Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Famous Love Quotes
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
America is another name for opportunity
We change, whether we like it or not
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
The years teach much which the days never knew.
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
The oldest books are only just out to those who have not read them.
To produce a mighty book, you must choose a mighty theme. No great and enduring...