So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect, that the path of each man's genius contracts itself to a very few hours.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for...
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
Electric communication will never be a substitute for the face of someone who with their...
Nothing is true, but that which is simple.