Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Every wall is a door.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
All sensible people are selfish, and nature is tugging at every contract to make the...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
As soon as there is life, there is danger
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
We change, whether we like it or not.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
Nothing lasts for ever but the Earth and sky.
Death is life in reverse.