When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well...
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing,...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Next to the originator of a good sentence is the first quoter of it.
Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.
Love and you shall be loved.
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Every man is a channel through which heaven floweth
As soon as there is life there is danger.
All diseases run into one, old age.
One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity...
We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.