Skepticism is slow suicide
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contract to make the...
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
There is always safety in valor.
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
Children are all foreigners.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Patience is the mother of will
Who waits until the wind shall silent keep, Will never find the ready hour to...