Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
The Sky is the daily bread of the imagination
When it is darkest, men see the stars.
Every time you see a beautiful woman, just remember, somebody got tired of her
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical,...
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
Meek young men grow up in libraries, believing it their duty to accept the views...
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
Men are respectable only as they respect
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
The only reward of virtue is virtue; the only way to have a friend is...
Thy friendship oft has made my heart to ache; do be my enemy for friendship's...
Oh the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to...
I believe that lovers should be draped in flowers And laid entwined together in a...