The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
If government knew how, I should like to see it check, not multiply, the population....
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Imitation is suicide
All the thoughts of a turtle are turtle
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
A man in debt is so far a slave.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
America is another name for opportunity
A man is a God in ruins.
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Instinct must be thwarted just as one prunes the branches of a tree so that...
Instinct is action taken in pursuance of a purpose, but without conscious perception of what...