Whatever limits us, we call Fate
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
...truth is handsomer than the affectation of love. Your goodness must have some edge to...
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Books are for nothing but to inspire
A day for toil, an hour for sport, but for a friend is life too...
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new
The less government we have the better.
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
There are many things of which a wise man might wish to be ignorant
Trust your instinct to the end, though you can render no reason.
There is no knowledge that is not power
Language is fossil poetry
Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
Nature is endeared by the wooded path, but offended where too many tread.
All diseases run into one, old age.
That man is idle who can do something better
When a man gets up to speak, people listen, then look. When a woman gets...
Men were made for war. Without it they wandered greyly about, getting under the feet...