How vain it is to sit down and write when you have not stood up to live.
The greatest compliment that was ever paid to me was when one asked me what I thought and attended to my answer.
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
Be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought.
Nature will bear the closest inspection. She invites us to lay our eye level with her smallest leaf and take an insect view of its plain.
A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to let alone.