The first wealth is health.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
Men are respectable only as they respect
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Enthusiasm is the mother of effort, and without it nothing great was ever achieved.
Cause and effect are two sides of one fact.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
A man is a God in ruins.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.