War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men into such swift and close collision in critical moments that man measures man
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with...
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
The high prize of life, the crowning fortune of man, is to be born with...
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
We change, whether we like it or not
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path...
Beauty is the mark God sets on virtue. Every natural action is graceful; every heroic...
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Tis the good reader that makes the good book.
All promise outruns performance.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
Control your time. If you're working off your in-box, you're working off the priorities of...
Nobody sees people as people. It's all how they relate to my little group.