A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground.
Our best thoughts come from others.
The profit of books is according to the sensibility of the reader. The profoundest thought...
The death of a dear friend, wife, brother, lover, which seemed nothing but privation, somewhat...
Money often costs too much.
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
Commerce is of trivial import; love, faith, truth of character, the aspiration of man, these...
No facts to me are sacred; none are profane.
Books are the best of things if well used; if abused, among the worst. They...
You shall have joy, or you shall have power, said God; you shall not have...
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Earth laughs in flowers.
Skepticism is slow suicide
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
The first farmer was the first man, and all historic nobility rests on possession and...
Time dissipates to shining ether the solid angularity of facts
We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they're called memories. Some take...
Time is the great art of man.