The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife, has nothing broader than his shoes
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
Give all to love; obey thy heart
Be a little careful about your library. Do you foresee what you will do with...
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
Even miracles take a little time
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
A friend is one before whom I may think aloud.
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Health is the first muse, and sleep is the condition to produce it
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than material force, that thoughts...
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in...
Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one's own person is its...
We pay too little attention to the reserve power of the people to take care...