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The word of Mohammad is a voice direct from nature's own heart - all else is wind in comparison.
Doubt, of whatever kind, can be ended by action alone.
The whole universe is but a huge Symbol of god".
Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.
A Dandy is a clothes-wearing Man, a Man whose trade, office and existence consists in the wearing of clothes.
Nine-tenths of the miseries and vices of mankind proceed from idleness.
All work is seed sown. It grows and spreads and sows itself anew.
A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.
The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
If you look deep enough you will see music the heart of nature being everywhere music.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man but for one man who can stand prosperity there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently but to live manfully.
Work alone is noble.
Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.
Man is a tool-using animal.
The end of man is action.
History a distillation of rumor
Work is the grand cure of all the maladies and miseries that ever beset mankind.
If time is precious, no book that will not improve by repeated readings deserves to be read at all.
He that can work is a born king of something.
It is the heart always that sees before the head can see.
We arc the miracle of miracles the great inscrutable mystery of God.
There is endless merit in a man's knowing when to have done.
Biography is the only true history.
Not brute force but only persuasion and faith are the kings of this world.
Of all your troubles, great and small, the greatest are the ones that don't happen at all.
Acorns are planted silently by some unnoticed breeze.
Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of poetic genius.
Make yourself an honest man, and then you may be sure that there is one less scoundrel in the world.
What we become depends on what we read after all of the professors have finished with us. The greatest university of all is a collection of books.
All that Mankind has done, thought, gained or been is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of Books. They are the chosen possession of men.
Burke said there were three Estates in Parliament but in the reporters' gallery yonder there sat a fourth Estate more important than them all.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the path of the weak becomes a stepping stone in the path of the strong.
No great man lives in vain. The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
History is the essence of innumerable biographies.
No sadder proof can be given by a man of his own littleness than disbelief in great men.
All work of man is as the swimmer's: a vast ocean threatens to devour him if he front it not bravely it will keep its word.
There are good and bad times, but our mood changes more often than our fortune.
Macaulay is well for awhile but one wouldn't live under Niagara.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man, but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The man who cannot laugh is not only fit for treasons strategems and spoils but his whole life is already a treason and a stratagem.
Debt is a bottomless sea.
Poetry therefore we will call Musical Thought.
No magic Rune is stranger than a Book. All that Mankind has done, thought, gained or been: it is lyingas in magic preservation in the pages of Books. They are the chosen possession of men.
Music is well said to be the speech of angels.
The eternal stars shine out as soon as it is dark enough.
Faith is loyalty to some inspired teacher some spiritual hero.
The three great elements of modern civilization Gunpowder Printing and the Protestant Religion.
Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better.
The courage we desire and prize is not the courage to die decently, but to live manfully.