Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it was actually verified.
Life is our dictionary.
What is a farm but a mute gospel?
There was never a child so lovely but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
Nature is the incarnation of thought. The world is the mind precipitated.
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too big for the body.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
The intuition of the moral sentiment is an insight of the perfection of the laws of the soul. These laws execute themselves. They are out of time, out of space, and not subject to circumstance.