We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
Children are all foreigners.
Congratulate yourselves if you have done something strange and extravagant and broken the monotony of...
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Getting old is a fascination thing. The older you get, the older you want to...
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The...
Do what we can, summer will have its flies.
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
Happy is the house that shelters a friend
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
An empire is an immense egotism.
I hate quotations. Tell me what you know.
I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
Think for yourselves and let others enjoy the privilege to do so, too
In dwelling, live close to the ground. In thinking, keep to the simple. In conflict,...