The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and use of land.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
Love, and you shall be loved
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of...
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
America is another name for opportunity.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden...
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...