They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant friendly party; but they say nothing, and if we do not use the gifts they bring, they carry them as silently away
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Reality is a sliding door.
America is another name for opportunity.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Men are what their mothers made them.
A man in debt is so far a slave.
Nature hates calculators.
Do what you are afraid to do
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.
The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to...
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
As soon as there is life there is danger.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
Being brave, having courage, following dreams, saying f*ck you to everybody and fighting for what...
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.