No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
An empire is an immense egotism.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
We all of us deserve happiness or none of us does
Happiness lies, first of all, in health