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 man of genius inspires us with a boundless confidence in our own powers.
Imagination is not the talent of some men, but is the health of every man
Self-trust is the first secret of success
Every man I meet is in some way my superior.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes...
I have no hostility to nature, but a child's love to it. I expand and...
There is an optical illusion about every person we meet.
A man cannot speak but he judges himself
Every artist was first an amateur.
We love force and we care very little how it is exhibited
Wisdom has its root in goodness, not goodness its root in wisdom.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
The beautiful rests on the foundations of the necessary
No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character.
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with...
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
No man ever prayed heartily without learning something.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
We are born believing. A man bears beliefs as a tree bears apples.