When a man is pushed, tormented, defeated, he has a chance to learn something
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
That man is idle who can do something better
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
In the great books of India, an empire spoke to us, nothing small or unworthy,...
Wherever there is power there is age.
As the traveler who has lost his way, throws his reins on his horse's neck,...
So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so...
Necessity does everything well.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
The mind does not create what it perceives, any more than the eye creates the...
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
A man is a God in ruins
The eloquent man is he who is no eloquent speaker, but who is inwardly drunk...
Health is the condition of wisdom, and the sign is cheerfulness, -- an open and...
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Unhappy is the man whom man can make unhappy
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
Earth laughs in flowers.
Give a boy address and accomplishments and you give him the mastery of palaces and...
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.