Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it by hiding
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
A man is related to all nature.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes...
The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
Where instinct fails, intellect must venture.
Instinct is a marvelous thing. It can neither be explained nor ignored.