Who speaks to the instincts speaks to the deepest in mankind, and finds the readiest response.
Quote by Amos Bronson Alcott
Our notion of the perfect society embraces the family as its center and ornament, and...
Who speaks to the instincts speaks to the deepest in mankind, and finds the readiest...
Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.
The true teacher defends his pupils against his own personal influence. He inspires self-distrust. He...
Our ideals are our better selves.
Where there is a mother in the home, matters go well.
Observation more than books, experience rather than persons, are the prime educators.
We climb to heaven most often on the ruins of our cherished plans, finding our...
A government, for protecting business only, is but a carcass, and soon falls by its...
While one finds company in himself and his pursuits, he cannot feel old, no matter...
To keep the heart unwrinkled, to be hopeful, kindly, cheerful, reverent that is to triumph...
Many can argue; not many converse
To be ignorant of one's ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.
Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and...
Strengthen me by sympathizing with my strength, not my weakness.
Ignorance is innocence - stupidity comes with experience
Our dreams drench us in senses, and senses steps us again in dreams.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation, and closed with delight and...
First find the man in yourself if you will inspire manliness in others.
A true teacher defends his students against his own personal influences.