The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we...
We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
Language is fossil poetry
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
We all boil at different degrees
The world will never have lasting peace so long as men reserve for war the...
One needs occasionally to stand aside from the hum and rush of human interests and...