We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a little joy, then a sorrow, now a sin, then a generous or brave action
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is as impossible for a man to be cheated by any one but himself,...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
All diseases run into one, old age.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.
Love not the flower they pluck and know it not, And all their botany is...
Public opinion, I am sorry to say, will bear a great deal of nonsense. There...
Reality is a sliding door.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
Nature is trying very hard to make us succeed, but nature does not depend on...
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
It is always during a passing state of mind that we make lasting resolutions
Joel, I'm not a concept. I want you to just keep that in your head....