Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sometimes a scream is better than a thesis.
Insist on yourself; never imitate.
People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the...
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
As soon as there is life there is danger.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
What torments of grief you endured, from evils that never arrived
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood; and if there is any truth...
We are wiser than we know.
That's absolutely how I am. Like race, black or white - I see absolutely no...