A man is a god in ruins. When men are innocent, life shall be longer, and shall pass into the immortal, as gently as we awake from dreams.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Most of the shadows of life are caused by standing in our own sunshine.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The less government we have the better.
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
The colleges, while they provide us with libraries, furnish no professors of books; and I...
Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Flowers... are a proud assertion that a ray of beauty outvalues all the utilities of...
Trust thyself: every heart vibrates to that iron string
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
Faith and love are apt to be spasmodic in the best minds. Men live the...
Give all to love; obey thy heart
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Cause and effect are two sides of one fact.