A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
When nature has work to be done, she creates a genius to do it.
Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden...
What you are comes to you.
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Our admiration of the antique is not admiration of the old, but of the natural.
Talent finds its models, methods, and ends in society, exists for exhibition, and goes to...
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
The method of nature: who could ever analyze it?
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Why need I volumes, if one word suffice?
I do not hesitate to read all good books in translations. What is really best...
A good intention clothes itself with power
A man is the whole encyclopedia of facts.
The pleasure of life is according to the man who lives it, and not according...
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
The reward of a thing well done is having done it.
Science does not know its debt to imagination.