We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
The years teach much which the days never knew.
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
Use what language you will, you can never say anything but what you are.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
To be great is to be misunderstood.