The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
A man is what he thinks about all day long.
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood...
Children are all foreigners.
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
A nation never falls but by suicide
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
As soon as there is life, there is danger
We are wiser than we know.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Popularity? It's glory's small change.
Glory is fleeting, but obscurity is forever.