Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in her kingdoms which cannot help itself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Efficiency Quotes
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Talent alone cannot make a writer. There must be a man behind the book; a...
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Skepticism is slow suicide
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
The facts fairly and honestly presented; truth will take care of itself.
Anecdotes are sometimes the best vehicles of truth, and if striking and appropriate, are often...