The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes...
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Be silly. Be honest. Be kind.
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The years teach much which the days never know.
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.