Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
I like the silence of a church, before the service begins better than any preaching.
Plants are the young of the world, vessels of health and vigor; but they grope...
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Our best thoughts come from others.
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
A good intention clothes itself with power
Your clothes should be tight enough to show you're a woman but loose enough to...
I don't think women should look like costumes. I don't think they should look like...
To be good, we must do good; and by doing good we take a sure...