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
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Flowers are the earth laughing.
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Health is the first muse, and sleep is the condition to produce it
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
I truly believe that we can overcome any hurdle that lies before us and create...
Life is but thought.