Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
We all boil at different degrees
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
I awoke with devout thanksgiving for my friends.
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to...
Every tomorrow has two handles. We can take hold of it with the handle of...
I see no hope for the future of our people if they are dependent on...
Let us live for the beauty of our own reality.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.