Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
As soon as there is life there is danger.
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
Every burned book enlightens the world.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Do the thing and you will be given the power
To be great is to be misunderstood.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
There are no limits to either time or distance, except as man himself may make...
There are no such things as limits to growth, because there are no limits to...