Thought is action in rehearsal
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance...
We all boil at different degrees
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
All life is an experiment.
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
For him in vain the envious seasons roll, Who bears eternal summer in his soul.
Time - our youth - it never really goes, does it? It is all in...