To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived - that is to have succeeded.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Music takes us out of the actual and whispers to us dim secrets that startle...
We ascribe beauty to that which is simple; which has no superfluous parts; which exactly...
They can conquer who believe they can. He has not learned the first lesson in...
There is always safety in valor.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
There is creative reading as well as creative writing.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
There is properly no history; only biography
Books are the best of things, well used; abused, among the worst. What is the...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
A woman's beauty is not a gift to man - only a bribe
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
Language is the archives of history
Do your work, but do your thing.
All good things which exist are the fruits of originality.
A personâ€™s own opinion is the best companion of his life, but first search it...
Work is the curse of the drinking classes.