They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in life who does not every day surmount a fear.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
How much of human life is lost in waiting.
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Give all to love; obey thy heart
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
All conservatives are such from personal defects. They have been effeminated by position or nature,...
We are wiser than we know.
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
And as Americans, we must ask ourselves: Are we really so different? Must we stereotype...
The contagious people of Washington have stood firm against diversity during this long period of...