Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it by hiding
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
All diseases run into one, old age.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Men are respectable only as they respect
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
The superior man acquaints himself with many sayings of antiquity and many deeds of the...
I pick my favourite quotations and store them in my mind as ready armour, offensive...