Then beauty is its own excuse for being.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
Thought is action in rehearsal
Always do what you are afraid to do.
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
There is no knowledge that is not power
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
To be simple is to be great
Responsibility is the price of greatness.
Greatness, generally speaking, is an unusual quantity of a usual quality grafted upon a common...