One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
There is always safety in valor.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Beauty without expression is boring.
The less government we have the better.
America is another name for opportunity
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
God enters by a private door into every individual.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider...
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
I will for ever, at all hazards, assert the dignity, independence, and integrity of the...
Justice is a terrible but necessary thing