Fine manners need the support of fine manners in others.
Douglas Jerrold (1803 - 1857)
Contributed by: Zaady
Good is a good doctor, but Bad is sometimes a better.
Source: Considerations by the Way.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force; that thoughts rule the world.
Source: Progress of Culture. Phi Beta Kappa Address, July 18, 1867.
He is great who is what he is from Nature, and who never reminds us of others.
Source: Representative Men. Uses of Great Men.
In fact, it is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent.
Source: Quotation and Originality.
A blessed companion is a book,-a book that fitly chosen is a life-long friend.
A creative economy is the fuel of magnificence.
A man is a bundle of relations, a knot of roots, whose flower and fruitage is the world.
A ruddy drop of manly blood The surging sea outweighs; The world uncertain comes and goes, The lover rooted stays.
Source: Epigraph to Friendship.
And every man, in love or pride, Of his fate is never wide.
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