Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals, that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Whenever you are sincerely pleased you are nourished.
Let the beauty you love be what you do. There are a thousand ways to...
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
We see God face to face every hour, and know the savor of Nature.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Go cherish your soul; express companions; set your habits to a life of solitude; then...
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
Cause and effect are two sides of one fact.
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
I have thought a sufficient measure of civilization is the influence of good women.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
We find delight in the beauty and happiness of children that makes the heart too...
Manners make the fortune of the ambitious youth
Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it.
You cannot do wrong without suffering wrong
The young think that failure is the Siberian end of the line, banishment from all...
If someone says he will do something without fail, he won't