Every known fact in natural science was divined by the presentiment of somebody, before it was actually verified.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experience.
Our high respect for a well-read man is praise enough of literature
All promise outruns performance.
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Never read any book that is not a year old
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
God screens us evermore from premature ideas.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
The stupidity of men always invites the insolence of power.
Earth laughs in flowers.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for...
People do not seem to realize that their opinion of the world is also a...
When we quarrel, how we wish we had been blameless.
Passion rebuilds the world for the youth. It makes all things alive and significant.