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
It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made,...
All our progress is an unfolding, like the vegetable bud, you have first an instinct,...
The years teach much which the days never know.
Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can.
Love, and you shall be loved
Thought is action in rehearsal
Earth laughs in flowers.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and...
Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.
Often a certain abdication of prudence and foresight is an element of success.
The true artist has the planet for his pedestal; the adventurer, after years of strife,...
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
Fiction reveals truth that reality obscures.
The age of a woman doesn't mean a thing. The best tunes are played on...
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote.
In art, the hand can never execute anything higher than the heart can imagine.
Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression.
Things are beautiful if you love them.