What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
Art is unquestionably one of the purest and highest elements in human happiness. It trains the mind through the eye, and the eye through the mind. As the sun colors flowers, so does art color life.
Kill a man, and you are a murderer. Kill millions of men, and you are a conqueror. Kill everyone, and you are a god.
(October 30, 1894 - September 03, 1977)
Seeing death as the end of life is like seeing the horizon as the end of the ocean.
Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers, the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters, and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
There is a big capital cost. We have more than 1,000 repeaters across the country, too, to keep the signal strength.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in, forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day, you shall begin it well and serenely...
Ralph Waldo Emerson