Originality is nothing but judicious imitation. The most original writers borrowed from one another. The instruction we find in books is like fire. We fetch it from our neighbours, kindle it at home, communicate it to others, and it becomes…
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The mouth obeys poorly when the heart murmurs.
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked.
What a heavy burden is a name that has become famous too soon.
Minds differ still more than faces
We are rarely proud when we are alone.
It is not inequality which is the real misfortune, it is dependence.
If the people we love are stolen from us, the way to have them live...
Business is the salt of life.
Very often, say what you will, a knave is only a fool.
Meditation is the dissolution of thoughts in Eternal awareness or Pure consciousness without objectification, knowing...
Man is free at the moment he wishes to be.
No problem can withstand the assault of sustained thinking.
I have lived eighty years of life and know nothing for it, but to be...
How inexpressible is the meanness of being a hypocrite! how horrible is it to be...
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need
Every man is a creature of the age in which he lives; very few are...
The sentiment of justice is so natural, and so universally acquired by all mankind, that...
He must be very ignorant for he answers every question he is asked
Discussion is an exchange of knowledge; argument is an exchange of ignorance
Prejudice is the child of ignorance.
I was not good in school. I couldn't ever read very fast or very well....