People only see what they are prepared to see.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Love and you shall be loved
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to...
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have first an instinct,...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Not the existence of man, but the action of man sets the wheel of history...
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.