Common sense is as rare as genius, - is the basis of genius
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common Sense Quotes
The power of love, as the basis of a State, has never been tried.
It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make...
Difference of opinion is the one crime which kings never forgive
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
Self-trust is the essence of heroism
We lie in the lap of immense intelligence.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
It takes a good deal of character to judge a person by his future instead...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Be true to your own act and congratulate yourself if you have done something strange...
Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to...
Men are what their mothers made them.
A man in debt is so far a slave.
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
The reason why the world lacks unity, and lies broken and in heaps, is, because...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.