Trust instinct to the end, even though you can give no reason.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
An empire is an immense egotism.
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Flowers are the earth laughing.
Culture, with us, ends in headache
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to...
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
Imitation is suicide
Immature poets imitate; mature poets steal.
What's the point of being a lesbian if a woman is going to look and...