The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, Nor the kindly smile nor the...
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
I do then with my friends as I do with my books. I would have...
Every wall is a door.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Love of beauty is Taste. The creation of beauty is Art.
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
The chief foundations of all states... are good laws and good arms. And as there...