The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss
Quote by Thomas Carlyle
If there be no enemy there's no fight. If no fight, no victory and if...
Be not a slave of words.
Sarcasm I now see to be, in general, the language of the devil; for which...
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to...
For all right judgment of any man or thing it is useful, nay, essential, to...
A strong mind always hopes, and has always cause to hope.
The man of life upright has a guiltless heart, free from all dishonest deeds or...
Necessity dispenseth with decorum.
Woe to him that claims obedience when it is not due; woe to him that...
I do not believe in the collective wisdom of individual ignorance.
If you look deep enough you will see music; the heart of nature being everywhere...
History is the essence of innumerable biographies
Let each become all that he was created capable of being.
Society is founded upon cloth.
In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment.
The world is a republic of mediocrities, and always was.
He who has health, has hope; and he who has hope, has everything.
The only happiness a brave person ever troubles themselves in asking about, is happiness enough...
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon...
And let it be said that love is like a river that flows deep into...