To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children...to leave the world a better place...to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
Power and speed be hands and feet.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Every sweet has its sour; every evil its good
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
There is properly no history; only biography
Great men are they who see that the spiritual is stronger than any material force,...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...
Obedience alone gives the right to command
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunity.