The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and no night; all tragedies, all ennui, vanish, - all duties even
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Skepticism is slow suicide
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Books are for nothing but to inspire
Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Do the thing and you will be given the power
People who have lost relationships often wonder why they can't just let it be water...
Only he deserves power who every day justifies it