The crowning fortune of a man is to be born to some pursuit which finds him employment and happiness, whether it be to make baskets, or broadswords, or canals, or statues, or songs.
Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
Profession: American Poet, Essayist
The rapture of pursuing is the prize the vanquished gain.
Author: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1819-1892)
Profession: American Poet
Men tire themselves in pursuit of rest.
Author: Laurence Sterne (1713-1768)
Profession: British Author