Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
You cannot see the mountain near
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Fear not, then, thou child infirm; There's no god dare wrong a worm
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer. He is by constitution...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.