These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially alike
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
All history is a record of the power of minorities, and of minorities of one
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
The reason why all men honor love is because it looks up, and not down;...
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
Make yourself necessary to somebody.
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires...
Great men or men of great gifts you shall easily find, but symmetrical men never.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Seeing quotes and thinking, oh thank god im not the only one!
In literature as in love, we are astonished at what is chosen by others.