Our strength grows out of our weaknesses
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
There is properly no history; only biography
That man is idle who can do something better
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Necessity does everything well.
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Never read any book that is not a year old
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...