What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
The greatest man in history was the poorest
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Good bye, proud world! I'm going home; Thou art not my friend, and I'm not...
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for competitors.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
Our chief want is someone who will inspire us to be what we know we...
All life is an experiment.
Between eighteen and twenty, life is like an exchange where one buys stocks, not with...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Power is, in nature, the essential measure of right. Nature suffers nothing to remain in...
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Men are what their mothers made them.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Man may be considered as a superior species of animal that produces philosophies and poems...
The emancipation of our physical nature is in attaining health, of our social being in...