What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Do not waste yourself in rejection; do not bark against the bad, but chant the...
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow.
Love and you shall be loved. All love is mathematically just, as much as the...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Our best thoughts come from others.
Friendship, like the immortality of the soul, is too good to be believed.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of Chance
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
All diseases run into one, old age.
The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
Life is short, but there is always time enough for courtesy.
If a man be gracious and courteous to strangers, it shows he is a citizen...
Don't flatter yourself that friendship authorizes you to say disagreeable things to your intimates. The...
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
A man's manners are a mirror in which he shows his portrait.