Before we acquire great power we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
To be great is to be misunderstood.
A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds, adored by little statesmen and philosophers...
Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly and they will...
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Trust the instinct to the end, though you can render no reason
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
The value of a dollar is social, as it is created by society.
We acquire the strength we have overcome.
Great men are they who see that spiritual is stronger than material force, that thoughts...
The worst of charity is that the lives you are asked to preserve are not...
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor...
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Give no bounties: make equal laws: secure life and prosperity and you need not give...
A man's growth is seen in the successive choirs of his friends.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Conservatism makes no poetry, breathes no prayer, has no invention; it is all memory. Reform...
A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why the ship is built.
If you're a liberal, anything you say is protected. If you're a conservative, anything you...
We hope that, when the insects take over the world, they will remember with gratitude...
A liberal is a person whose interests aren't at stake at the moment