Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Quote by Henry David Thoreau
After the first blush of sin comes its indifference.
Thank God men cannot fly, and lay waste the sky as well as the earth.
There is but one stage for the peasant and the actor.
I quarrel not with far-off foes, but with those who, near at home, co-operate with,...
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
Our houses are such unwieldy property that we are often imprisoned rather than housed by...
What old people say you cannot do, you try and find that you can. Old...
Make the most of your regrets; never smother your sorrow, but tend and cherish it...
The lawyer's truth is not Truth, but consistency or a consistent expediency.
It is a characteristic of wisdom not to do desperate things.
Ignorance and bungling with love are better than wisdom and skill without.
Before printing was discovered, a century was equal to a thousand years.
The true harvest of my life is intangible - a little star dust caught, a...
Old deeds for old people, and new deeds for new.
The man who goes alone can start today; but he who travels with another must...
It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for law, so much as a respect...
Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.
It takes less time to do a thing right than it does to explain why...
In the time of your life, live - so that in that wondrous time you...