The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
America is another name for opportunity
It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself,...
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Love and you shall be loved
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
Skepticism is slow suicide
Education has failed in a very serious way to convey the most important lesson science...
Skepticism is a virtue in history as well as in philosophy.