What's a book? Everything or nothing. The eye that sees it all.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are symbols, and inhabit symbols.
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Nature is too thin a screen; the glory of the omnipresent God bursts through everywhere
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
I am; therefore, I had nothing better to do than to think.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
A man is a God in ruins.
Hence arose the saying, If I love you, what is that to you? We say...
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.
Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him, I may...
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
Poetry is about the grief. Politics is about the grievance.
Politics, just like the tropical forest, feeds itself from its own waste.