There is no knowledge that is not power
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance,...
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
We are wiser than we know.
Every mind must make its choice between truth and repose. It cannot have both.
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Every wall is a door.
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
The selfish man suffers more from his selfishness than he from whom that selfishness withholds...
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live; it is asking others to live...
The world spins, but not around you.