Our best thoughts come from others.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
Do your work, but do your thing.
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.