The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain; and there is no good theory of disease which does not at once suggest a cure.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Death comes to all, but great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the...
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Do what you are afraid to do
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes...
Imitation is suicide
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it...
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.