The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Skepticism is slow suicide
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
Reality is a sliding door.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
A man is a God in ruins.
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
We change, whether we like it or not
Revolutions go not backward.
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.