What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every sentence spoken by Napoleon, and every line of his writing, deserves reading, as it...
Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss.
The search after the great men is the dream of youth, and the most serious...
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
All mankind loves a lover.
As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze
As we grow old, the beauty steals inward.
As the Sandwich-Islander believes that the strength and valor of the enemy he kills passes...
Poverty, Frost, Famine, Rain, Disease, are the beadles and guardsmen that hold us to Common...
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
Passion, though a bad regulator, is a powerful spring
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession...
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...