The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Knowledge exists to be imparted
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
That man is idle who can do something better
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...