The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk with a certain belief
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
America is another name for opportunity
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
The art of getting rich consists not in industry, much less in saving, but in...
If the single man plant himself indomitably on his instincts, and there abide, the huge...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
All diseases run into one, old age.
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
When the [Supreme] Court moved to Washington in 1800, it was provided with no books,...
Meditation here may think down hours to moments. Here the heart may give a useful...