Religion is to do right. It is to love, it is to serve, it is to think, it is to be humble.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
One of the most wonderful things in nature is a glance of the eye; it...
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a...
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Money often costs too much.
All men in the abstract are just and good
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Everyone hears only what he understands.
Heard melodies are sweet, but those unheard are sweeter.