Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly.
Quote by Amos Bronson Alcott
While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter...
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.
First find the man in yourself if you will inspire manliness in others
Success is sweet and sweeter if long delayed and gotten through many struggles and defeats.
We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our...
To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.
Our ideals are our better selves.
Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
Many can argue; not many converse
Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any...
Observation more than books, experience rather than persons, are the prime educators.
The less routine the more life.
Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and...
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.
Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He...
Our notion of the perfect society embraces the family as its center and ornament, and...
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph...