Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else...
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may...
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Education is the transmission of civilization.
In civilized life, where the happiness, and indeed almost the existence, of man depends so...
A coach is someone who can give correction without causing resentment.
Already at the origin of the species man was equal to what he was destined...