The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend or by fiend, by prayer or by wine.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every wall is a door.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Men should take their knowledge from the Sun, the Moon and the Stars.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
Reality is a sliding door.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything beautiful, for beauty is God's handwriting.
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
The youth, intoxicated with his admiration of a hero, fails to see, that it is...
Earth laughs in flowers.
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.