Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power - the freedom to choose
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood...