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I like the silent church before the service begins, better than any preaching.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Jesus Christ belonged to the true race of prophets. He saw with open eye the mystery of the soul. Drawn by its severe harmony, ravished with its beauty, he lived in it and had his being there. Alone in all history, he estimated the greatness of man.
For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common.
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
A good indignation brings out all one’s powers.
All I have seen teaches me to trust the creator for all I have not seen.
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work and done his best; but what he has said or done otherwise shall give him no peace.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Speak the truth, and all things alive or brute are vouchers, and the very roots of the grass underground there, do seem to stir and move to bear you witness.
Hitch your wagon to a star.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
What is a farm but a mute gospel?