Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The greatest man in history was the poorest
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes...
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
An empire is an immense egotism.
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
Do the thing and you will be given the power
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
If we had a girl, my wife wanted to call her Sue -- a lovely...
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the...