Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Every wall is a door.
What you are comes to you.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Spiritual force is stronger than material force; thoughts rule the world.
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Men are what their mothers made them.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
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