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
America is another name for opportunity
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Ideas must work through the brains and arms of good and brave men, or they...
Nature is an endless combination and repetition of a very few laws. She hums the...
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The art of getting rich consists not in industry, much less in saving, but in...
All life is an experiment.
A great part of courage is the courage of having done the thing before.
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
Happy is the hearing man; unhappy the speaking man.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
Nature hates calculators.
Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Knowledge is knowing that we cannot know.
Knowledge is soon changed, then lost in the mist, an echo half-heard.
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a...