Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common Sense.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common Sense Quotes
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
There are other measures of self-respect for a man, than the number of clean shirts...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
Even miracles take a little time
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the...
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Beauty without grace is the hook without the bait.
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
Without tradition, art is a flock of sheep without a shepherd. Without innovation, it is...
I don't need the money, dear. I work for art.
I just feel that I'm in tune with the right vibrations in the universe when...
Beauty attracts us men; but if, like an armed magnet it is pointed, beside, with...
Poetry is the work of poets, not of peoples or communities; artistic creation can never...