Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common Sense Quotes
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
What you are comes to you.
Love, and you shall be loved
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Every burned book enlightens the world.
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict,...
The more I encourage my child to think for himself, the more he will care...