Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
There is properly no history; only biography
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
It is as easy for the strong man to be strong, as it is for...
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Language is fossil poetry
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Of two evils, choose the prettier
A tiger can smile A snake will say it loves you Lies make us evil