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
Let us be silent, that we may hear the whispers of the gods.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
The poorest experience is rich enough for all the purposes of expressing thought
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what...
All history is but the lengthened shadow of a great man
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who...
Self-trust is the first secret of success
The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.
Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream...
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
If thou fill thy brain with Boston and New York, with fashion and covetousness, and...
The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
Nature and Books belong to the eyes that see them.
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
There is a tendency for things to right themselves.
Fear is the instructor of great sagacity, and the herald of all revolutions
Imitation is suicide
I used to make original snowmen, but it was time consuming, hard work. So I...
Through others we become ourselves.