To believe in luck - is skepticism
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
The greatest man in history was the poorest
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
To be simple is to be great
Do your work, but do your thing.
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Beauty without expression is boring.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets,...
Showing off is the fool's idea of glory.