Thought is action in rehearsal
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Money is the representative of a certain quantity of corn or other commodity. It is...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
Be as beneficent as the sun or the sea, but if your rights as a...
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
An empire is an immense egotism.
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.