The greatest difficulty is that men do not think enough of themselves, do not consider what it is that they are sacrificing when they follow in a herd, or when they cater for their establishment
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self Knowledge Quotes
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Children are all foreigners.
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Do your work, but do your thing.
Consider what you have in the smallest chosen library: a company of the wisest and...
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Space is to place as eternity is to time.
Software is usually accompanied by documentation in the form of big fat scary manuals that...