Truth is beautiful, without doubt; but so are lies.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Thought is action in rehearsal
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Insist on yourself; never imitate. Your own gift you can present every moment with the...
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem,...
Just because her eyes don't tear, doesn't mean her heart doesn't cry. Just because she...
Destiny is a good thing to accept when it's going your way. When it isn't,...