Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everything in creation has its appointed painter or poet and remains in bondage like the...
America is another name for opportunity.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to...
The good lawyer is not the man who has an eye to every side and...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Men's actions are too strong for them. Show me a man who has acted, and...