Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...
The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
Obedience alone gives the right to command
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
The eyes indicate the antiquity of the soul
People that seem so glorious are all show; underneath they are like everyone else.
Every man alone is sincere. At the entrance of a second person, hypocrisy begins.
A great man is always willing to be little.
He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, And he who...
Life is not so short but that there is always time for courtesy
What we seek we shall find; what we flee from flees from us.
I am treating you as my friend, asking you to share my present minuses in...
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.
Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim.
Love is one of those jokes you have to be there to get.
Every fact is related on one side to sensation, and, on the other, to morals....
Truth, and goodness, and beauty, are but different faces of the same All
It is a fact often observed, that men have written good verses under the inspiration...
Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.