Thoughts come into our minds by avenues which we never left open, and thoughts go out of our minds through avenues which we never voluntarily opened.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our faith comes in moments; our vice is habitual.
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
That man is idle who can do something better
The first wealth is health.
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
O Day of days when we can read! The reader and the book, either without...
Fame is proof that people are gullible
And wouldnt change by the change, or the game, or the fame, when he came,...
He lives in fame that died in virtue's cause.