The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
The highest revelation is that God is in every man.
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
Manners are the happy ways of doing things; each once a stroke of genius or...
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the...
Reality is a sliding door.
The years teach much which the days never know.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds....
Innocence in genius, and candor in power, are both noble qualities.