Self-trust is the first secret of success
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Books are for nothing but to inspire
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
All life is an experiment.
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
The years teach much which the days never know.
A great man is always willing to be little.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
I may venture to affirm the rest of mankind, that they are nothing but a...
He possesses dominion over himself, and is happy, who can every day say, I have...