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
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
Wherever there is power there is age.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
Boldness be my friend.
Friendship is a very simple word, very commonly used. The word friend is almost used...
Love is a special word, and I use it only when I mean it. You...