Wise men put their trust in ideas and not in circumstances
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Truth is the property of no individual but is the treasure of all men.
No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.
It is one of the blessings of old friends that you can afford to be...
A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer,...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
People only see what they are prepared to see.
Hitch your wagon to a star.
So much of our time is preparation, so much is routine, and so much retrospect,...
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
In the matter of religion, people eagerly fasten their eyes on the difference between their...
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
He was an embittered atheist, the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve...
God talks incessantly. But, as it turns out, mankind is deaf.