Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
If there is any period one would desire to be born in, is it not...
Extremes meet, and there is no better example than the naughtiness of humility
Good men must not obey the laws too well.
A good intention clothes itself with power
Evermore in the world is this marvelous balance of beauty and disgust, magnificence and rats
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Every book is a quotation; and every house is a quotation out of all forests...
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will...
Be an opener of doors for such as come after thee.
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time...
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
When the act of reflection takes place in the mind, when we look at ourselves...
Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live.
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.