Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down...
Speech is power: speech is to persuade, to convert, to compel. It is to bring...
Fear always springs from ignorance
A low self-love in the parent desires that his child should repeat his character and...
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
They (the days) come and go like muffled and veiled figures sent from a distant...
Society is always taken by surprise at any new example of common sense.
Fame is proof that people are gullible
To be simple is to be great
Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage
There are as many pillows of illusion as flakes in a snow-storm. We wake from...
The education of the will is the object of our existence.
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is a triumph of...
It is said that the world is in a state of bankruptcy, that the world...
There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behaviour, like the wish to scatter...
Whoever fights, whoever falls, Justice conquers evermore
The music that can deepest reach, And cure all ill, is cordial speech
Literature is the immortality of speech
Silence is golden; speech is silver