The greatest man in history was the poorest
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Do your work, but do your thing.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
The problems of the world cannot possibly be solved by skeptics or cynics whose horizons...
Money problems can always be solved by a man not frightened by them.