Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals. The game of thought is, on the appearance of one of these two sides, to find the other: given the upper, to find the under…
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
The years teach much which the days never know.
A few strong instincts and a few plain rules suffice us
To believe in luck - is skepticism
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
When you strike at a king, you must kill him
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.
Few people know how to take a walk. The qualifications are endurance, plain clothes, old...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Art is a jealous mistress, and if a man has a genius for painting, poetry,...
The man who can make hard things easy is the educator
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
Nothing can bring you happiness but yourself.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
The power, which resides in man, is new in nature, and none but he knows...
Some come to a teacher for power. They still have all the desires, angers and...
The evil to be attacked is not sin, suffering, greed, priesthood, kingcraft, demagogy, monopoly, ignorance,...