Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their taste or their humor, to once from their reason.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
You cannot see the mountain near
Though love repine, and reason chafe, There came a voice without reply, - 'Tis man's...
The best effort of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air¦
A cynic can chill and dishearten with a single word
Nature is a mutable cloud which is always and never the same.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
A good intention clothes itself with power
Even miracles take a little time
The greatest gift is a portion of thyself.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him...
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Friendship is to have the latchkey of another's mind.
We have not so good a right to hate any as our Friend.