We judge a man's wisdom by his hope.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
The health of the eye seems to demand a horizon. We are never tired, so...
Men admire the man who can organize their wishes and thoughts in stone and wood...
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Every man has his own vocation, talent is the call.
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
We take care of our health, we lay up money, we make our roof tight...
A good indignation brings out all one's powers.
We gain the strength of the temptation we resist.
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
Necessity does everything well.
Some pursue happiness - others create it.
War educates the senses, calls into action the will, perfects the physical constitution, brings men...
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
Skepticism? Yes, but a saint is a skeptic once in twenty-four hours.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
Our best thoughts come from others.
We come nearest to the great when we are great in humility.
The moment you say 'I know everything' is the end of your growth.
Together we have come to realize that for most men the right to learn is...
There is no delight in owning anything unshared.