A man is a method, a progressive arrangement; a selecting principle, gathering his like to him; wherever he goes.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than any material force -...
The revelation of thought takes men out of servitude into freedom.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
Talent alone cannot make a writer. There must be a man behind the book; a...
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection...
Good manners are made up of petty sacrifices
The civilized man has built a coach, but has lost the use of his feet.
Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
A man is usually more careful of his money than he is of his principles.
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
You can't pay enough money to... cure that feeling of being broken and confused.