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
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in...
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
I can find my biography in every fable that I read
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Go often to the house of thy friend, for weeds choke the unused path.
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
It is the quality of the moment, not the number of days, or events, or...
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
There is no chance and anarchy in the universe. All is system and gradation. Every...
A nation never falls but by suicide
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
America is another name for opportunity.
Born for success he seemed, With grace to win, with heart to hold, With shining...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...