The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight has been present like an archangel at the creation of light and of the world
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it...
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Thought is action in rehearsal
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke...
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
The judge weighs the arguments and puts a brave face on the matter, and since...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...