Beauty is an outward gift, which is seldom despised, except by those to whom it has been refused.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
A man is a little thing while he works by and for himself; but when...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
The man who has seen the rising moon break out of the clouds at midnight...
If eyes were made for seeing, then beauty is its own excuse for being
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will...
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace, and not of war.
Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests,...
Every reform was once a private opinion, and when it shall be a private opinion...
A nation never falls but by suicide
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires courage
Astronomy to the selfish becomes astrology.
Nobody can bring you peace but yourself.
We are wiser than we know.
There are books which take rank in your life with parents and lovers and passionate...
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
There are unknown forces in nature; when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve,...
We must remember that we have to make judges out of men, and that by...