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
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
The secret of ugliness consists not in irregularity, but in being uninteresting.
Discontent is want of self-reliance; it is infirmity of will
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
We are always getting ready to live but never living.
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never...
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially...
Good and bad are but names very readily transferable to that or this; the only...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
All mankind love a lover.
The wave of evil washes all our institutions alike.
The less government we have the better.
Many people consider the things which government does for them to be social progress, but...
Democracy means government by discussion, but it is only effective if you can stop people...