Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
A man is relieved and gay when he has put his heart into his work...
A man is a God in ruins.
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
How painful to give a gift to any person of sensibility, or of equality! It...
Love and you shall be loved
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task...
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
A true friend is somebody who can make us do what we can.
Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams.
There can be no high civility without a deep morality
So of cheerfulness, or a good temper, the more it is spent, the more it...
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
Every man is a borrower and a mimic, life is theatrical and literature a quotation
All forms of madness, bizarre habits, awkwardness in society, general clumsiness, are justified in the...
Where there is no difficulty there is no praise