Every man is a consumer, and ought to be a producer. He is by constitution expensive, and needs to be rich.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he...
God may forgive sins, he said, but awkwardness has no forgiveness in heaven or earth
The desire of gold is not for gold. It is for the means of freedom...
Science does not know its debt to imagination.
Thought is action in rehearsal
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Time goes by fast, and people go in and out of your life so quickly,...
Pretty is something you're born with. But beautiful, that's an equal opportunity adjective.
Truth is beautiful within and without, forevermore
Proverbs, like the sacred books of each nation, are the sanctuary of the intuitions.
There is then creative reading as well as creative writing
Pictures must not be too picturesque.
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best...
Always do what you are afraid to do.
There is a certain satisfaction in coming down to the lowest ground of politics, for...
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to...
Nothing external to you has any power over you.
Every spirit makes its house, and we can give a shrewd guess from the house...