...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to it, --else it is none.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
All mankind love a lover.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
We all boil at different degrees
We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
We are wiser than we know.
America is another name for opportunity
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Our best thoughts come from others.