We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
We talk of choosing our friends, but friends are self-elected
Culture, with us, ends in headache
England, an old and exhausted island, must one day be contented, like other parents, to...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will...
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.