We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
A great man is always willing to be little.
I hate the giving of the hand unless the whole man accompanies it.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
A fly is as untamable as a hyena.
Nature and literature are subjective phenomena; every evil and every good thing is a shadow...
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
The prayer of the farmer kneeling in his field to weed it, the prayer of...
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
Books are made not like children but like pyramids and they're just as useless! And...
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...