I prize thy gentle heart, Free from ambition, falsehood, or art, And thy good mind, Daily refined, By pure desire To fan the heaven-seeking fire.
A house is no home unless it contain food and fire for the mind as well as for the body.
Essays, entitled critical, are epistles addressed to the public, through which the mind of the recluse relieves itself of its impressions.
There exists in the minds of men a tone of feeling toward women as toward slaves.
Drudgery is as necessary to call out the treasures of the mind, as harrowing and planting those of the earth.