The intellectual man requires a fine bait; the sots are easily amused. But everybody is drugged with his own frenzy, and the pageant marches at all hours, with music and banner and badge. Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children...to leave the world a better place...to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
This time,like all times, is a good time, if we but know what to do with it.
To the dull mind nature is leaden. To the illumined mind the whole world burns and sparkles with light.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.
The profoundest thought or passion sleeps as in a mine, until an equal mind and heart finds and publishes it.
The never-ending task of self improvement.
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail
The world makes way for the man who knows where he is going.
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