This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance or original action.
In Self Reliance Quotes
It is doubtless a vice to turn one's eyes inward too much, but I am my own comedy and tragedy.
In Self Knowledge Quotes
Accept the place the divine providence has found for you.
In Self Acceptance Quotes
That which we persist in doing becomes easier -- not that the nature of the task has changed, but our ability has increased.
In Practice Quotes
It is hard to go beyond your public. If they are satisfied with cheap performance, you will not easily arrive at better. If they know what is good, and require it, you will aspire and burn until you achieve it. But from time to time, in history, men are born a whole age too soon.
In Performance Quotes
Trust the actions and impulses of your soul-venture bravely and all is well.
In Peace Quotes
Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful; for beauty is God's handwriting -- a wayside sacrament. Welcome it in every fair face, in every fair sky, in every fair flower, and thank God for it is a cup of blessing.
In Opportunity Quotes
The mob is man voluntarily descending to the nature of the beast. Its fit hour of activity is night. Its actions are insane like its whole constitution. It persecutes a principle; it would whip a right; it would tar and feather justice, by inflicting fire and outrage upon the houses and persons of those who have these. It resembles the pranks of boys, who run with fire-engines to put out the ruddy aurora streaming to the stars.
In Mobs Quotes