Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
There is properly no history; only biography
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Men are what their mothers made them.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic...
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.