Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Things are in the saddle, And ride mankind
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Every revolution was first a thought in one man's mind
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it...
There is always safety in valor.
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can...
Strength is a matter of a made up mind.