Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir tree.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what...
The solar system has no anxiety about its reputation
Words are also actions, and actions are a kind of words.
We change, whether we like it or not.
To be great is to be misunderstood.
Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in...
The god of Victory is said to be one-handed, but Peace gives victory to both...
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be...
Do your work, but do your thing.
It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which...
Prosperity is something the businessmen created for politicians to take credit for
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
In skating over thin ice, our safety is in our speed.
Language is fossil poetry
Wise men are not wise at all hours, and will speak five times from their...
Humor has bailed me out of more tight situations than I can think of. If...
A sense of humor keen enough to show a man his own absurdities will keep...