The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and use of land.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Give all to love; obey thy heart
Books are for nothing but to inspire
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
All mankind love a lover.
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
Commencement oratory must eschew anything that smacks of partisan politics, political preference, sex, religion or...
I don't think, in all the years I managed them, I ever spoke more than...