Alphabetized by author

  • Aristotle

  • Emerson, Ralph Waldo

    • “Character,” from Essays: Second Series. Published in 1844. Available via Wikisource.

  • Franklin, Benjamin

    • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin. Originally published in France in 1791. Published in English in 1793. Available via Project Gutenberg.

  • Plato

  • Smiles, Samuel

  • Wollstonecraft, Mary

    • A Vindication of the Rights of Woman. Published in 1792. Available via Project Gutenberg.