The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when they discover that someone else believes in them and is willing to…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
A great man is always willing to be little.
Greatness is a road leading towards the unknown
He who comes up to his own idea of greatness must always have had a...