Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
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Every artist was first an amateur.
People only see what they are prepared to see.
A chief event in life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us.
Skill to do comes of doing.
We become what we think about all day long.
Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist.
Work is victory.
Can anybody remember when the times were not hard and money not scarce
We know better than we do, We do not yet possess ourselves.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he know that every day is Doomsday.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
The greatest advances of civilization, whether in architecture or painting, in science and literature, in industry or agriculture, have never come from centralized government.
Friendship increases in visiting friends, but in visiting them seldom.
Please be assured that as we move along through the implementation of health insurance reform, making sure that we find efficiencies within the existing system, is foremost on the President's mind.
Life can only be understood backwards but it must be lived forwards.
My mother is a big believer in being responsible for your own happiness. She always talked about finding joy in small moments and insisted that we stop and take in the beauty of an ordinary day. When I stop the car to make my kids really see a sunset, I hear my mother's voice and smile.
It is our moral obligation to give every child the very best education possible.
The constitution vests the power of declaring war in Congress therefore no offensive expedition of importance can be undertaken until after they shall have deliberated upon the subject and authorized such a measure.
Disneyland is a work of love. We didn't go into Disneyland just with the idea of making money.
It does not seem to me that the steps which would be needed to make Britain - and others - more comfortable in their relationship in the European Union are inherently so outlandish or unreasonable.