We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
None shall rule but the humble, And none but Toil shall have
Noblesse oblige; or, superior advantages bind you to larger generosity
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
For every benefit you receive a tax is levied.
We change, whether we like it or not.
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Nature is no spendthrift, but takes the shortest way to her ends
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Neatness begets order; but from order to taste there is the same difference as from...
Don't make friends who are comfortable to be with. Make friends who will force you...