To be great is to be misunderstood.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.
All diseases run into one, old age.
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Reality is a sliding door.
The ancestor of every action is a thought
Go oft to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.