With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Culture is one thing and varnish is another.
Genius always finds itself a century too early.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass...
A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
Men love to wonder, and that is the seed of science.
A little integrity is better than any career
Self-sacrifice is the real miracle out of which all the reported miracles grow
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
The best part of health is fine disposition
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we...
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Do the thing and you will be given the power
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
Do the thing we fear, and death of fear is certain.
The sky is the daily bread of the eyes.