Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
America is another name for opportunity.
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
Things are pretty, graceful, rich, elegant, handsome, but until they speak to the imagination, not...
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
The less government we have the better.
Better to be a nettle in the side of your friend than his echo.
Maybe mistakes are what make our fate... without them what would shape our lives? Maybe...
Nobody ever chooses the already unfortunate as objects of his loyal friendship.
The world is a drought when out of love