To be simple is to be great
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Friends, such as we desire, are dreams and fables.
We change, whether we like it or not
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
The greatest homage we can pay to truth is to use it.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Do what you are afraid to do
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Democracy becomes a government of bullies tempered by editors.
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
A mirror reflects a man's face, but what he is really like is shown by...
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy--for friendship's sake.