Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Money, which represents the prose of life, and which is hardly spoken of in parlors...
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
All are needed by each one; Nothing is fair or good alone
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Genius is its own end, and draws its means and the style of its architecture...
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
Every man in his lifetime needs to thank his faults.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
One must be an inventor to read well. There is then creative reading as well...
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted...
It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the...