Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a progress, and not a station.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may...
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
To believe in luck - is skepticism
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
Language is the archives of history
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Men are what their mothers made them
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Every horse thinks its own pack heaviest.
The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action.
Jump out the window if you are the object of passion. Flee it if you...