We must be our own before we can be another's.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
The manly part is to do with might and main what you can do
Do not believe that possibly you can escape the reward of your action.
America is another name for opportunity.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
The first wealth is health.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Hitch your wagon to a star.
My evening visitors, if they cannot see the clock, should find the time in my...
Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for...
There is more difference in the quality of our pleasures than in the amount.
Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.