We all boil at different degrees
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
That man is idle who can do something better
Talent finds its models, methods, and ends in society, exists for exhibition, and goes to...
Books are for nothing but to inspire
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
'Tis pedantry to estimate nations by the census, or by square miles of land, or...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
The disease with which the human mind now labors is want of faith
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Patience and fortitude conquer all things
Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself.
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.