Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
Money often costs too much.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
The ancestor of every action is a thought
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
A step to the left can change your world.
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and...