The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
All mankind loves a lover.
I hate quotation. Tell me what you know.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding.
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
All men in the abstract are just and good
A man is a God in ruins.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there...
Our American values are not luxuries but necessities, not the salt in our bread, but...
The value of achievement lies in the achieving.