Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We change, whether we like it or not
Reality is a sliding door.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Thought is action in rehearsal
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
Money often costs too much.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Our passions shape our books, repose writes them in the intervals.
The proper study of mankind is books.