Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's perdition to be safe When for the truth he ought to die
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Self-trust is the first secret of success
God enters by a private door into every individual.
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
We change, whether we like it or not.
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.