The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
The years teach much which the days never knew.
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
Truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
Books in a large university library system: 2,000,000. Books in an average large city library:...
A book without an index is like a mind without a memory