What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man known to us only as a celebrity in politics or in trade, gains...
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself. Nothing can bring you peace but the triumph...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
A day for toil, an hour for sport, but for a friend is life too...
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Some books leave us free and some books make us free.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time...
If everything else fails, read the instructions
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Little minds have little worries, big minds have no time for worries.
You cannot see the mountain near
All men in the abstract are just and good
What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the...
A man should keep his little brain attic stocked with all the furniture that he...