No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is no knowledge that is not power
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is...
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they...
You cannot see the mountain near
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
Bias has to be taught. If you hear your parents downgrading women or people of...
Relatives are the worst friends, said the fox as the dogs took after him