We are a puny and fickle folk. Avarice, hesitation, and following are our diseases.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Never read any book that is not a year old
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
Love is like wildflowers; It's often found in the most unlikely places.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
It is impossible for a man to be cheated by anyone but himself.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Rest not. Life is sweeping by; go and dare before you die. Something mighty and...
Life is either a great adventure or nothing.