A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The martyr cannot be dishonored. Every lash inflicted is a tongue of fame; every prison...
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
Necessity does everything well.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
An Eastern poet, Ali Ben Abu Taleb, writes with sad truth, He who has a...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Blame is safer than praise
Revolutions go not backward.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Speak less. Say more. whaywardj
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
To speak truly, few adult persons can see nature. Most persons do not see the...
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of...
If I can't be beautiful, I want to be invisible.