We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of us represents
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
Children are all foreigners.
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
Earth laughs in flowers.
We are by nature observers, and thereby learners. That is our permanent state.
Difficulties exist to be surmounted
The ancestor of every action is a thought
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
The experience of each new age requires a new confession, and the world seems always...
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her...
There are some men who lift the age they inhabit, till all men walk on...
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