So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it remains.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Talent alone cannot make a writer. There must be a man behind the book; a...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
America is another name for opportunity.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Men are what their mothers made them.
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
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If you think you're too small to be effective, you have never been in bed...