Every actual State is corrupt. Good men must not obey laws too well.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
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We acquire the strength we have overcome.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
The man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile...it's the spiritual...
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Society is a hospital of incurables.
Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
For everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain,...
The torpid artist seeks inspiration at any cost, by virtue or by vice, by friend...
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...
He that loveth maketh his own the grandeur he loves
We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of...
'You come of the Lord Adam and the Lady Eve,' said Aslan. 'And that is...
The books that the world calls immoral are books that show the world its own...