The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat later assumes the aspect of a guide or genius; for it commonly operates revolutions in our way of life, terminates an epoch of infancy or…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Lost Friendship Quotes
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Children are all foreigners.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Man is a piece of the universe made alive
It is as easy for the strong man to be strong, as it is for...
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is...
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
A man is a God in ruins
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Great geniuses have the shortest biographies.
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.