Every natural fact is a symbol of some spiritual fact.
Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson
Ralph Waldo Emerson Quotes
Mysticism is the mistake of an accidental and individual symbol for an universal one.
He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we...
There is a blessed necessity by which the interest of men is always driving them...
Do the thing you fear, and the death of fear is certain
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Happiness is just an illusion caused by the temporary absence of reality.
The moment we indulge our affections, the earth is metamorphosed, there is no winter and...
Guard well your spare moments. They are like uncut diamonds. Discard them and their value...
A friend might well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature.
The years teach much which the days never know.
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Whatever limits us, we call Fate
We are wiser than we know.
There is more difference in the quality of our pleasures than in the amount.
Ideas must work through the brains and the arms of good and brave, or they...
Beauty is the pilot of the young soul.
Everything has its beauty, but not everyone sees it
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is...